Mom’s Banana Nut Bread

It’s beginning to feel a lot like fall around here, and you know what adds to that feeling? Baking! My mom used to always whip up this bread when we found bananas turning black on the counter. That’s the perfect kind for banana bread! This year I’ve been buying bananas…

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Birthday Weekend Celebrations

I will be turning a quarter century this Tuesday. Birthdays have always been special to me, so when Colton’s rolled around this year we took a day to ourselves and just celebrated. I planned a surprise day in Fort Worth: we waited in line for some delicious BBQ, explored a…

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The Beginning of a Love Affair

  Everything was a blur leading up to when we stepped off the plane. We were exhausted, but excited to go on this adventure together. And, of course, I had planned a full day of activities. It’s not like in the past 48 hours we hadn’t gotten married, moved the…

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Easy Sangrias

  We are almost a month into fall (are we, really?), but the Texas heat hasn’t slowed down one bit. The high hit 90 here in DFW yesterday, and that means there’s definitely still plenty of sunshine and summer left to squeeze in a pitcher of sangria before the weather cools…

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Afternoon Eagle Mountain Lake Adventures

  After waking up early and catching up with our DVR this morning, Colton and I needed some outdoor time! Some days it is just a day to get outside and do something, and today was one of those days. This morning’s overcast wasn’t very promising, but our DVR seemed to…

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