An Open Letter to My Mom, a Year Later

    October 13, 2016   Dear Mom,   I had a dream about you last night. It has been a long time, just shy of a year, in fact, and it was welcome. The last dream I had about you was when you were in the hospital, and I…

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A Day at the Fair

  Every year at the end of September, the State Fair of Texas opens up at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. It brings with it a festive atmosphere of food and fun overlooked by Big Tex himself, but it is guaranteed leave your arteries clogged for weeks. Vendors battle for their…

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Alpaca Farm Days

  My love for alpacas goes all the way back to 2007, when Aliens in America aired on TV. Remember that show? No? Well I don’t blame you because it only aired for one season… But alpacas lived in their small, suburban backyard. Before this show I had never even heard…

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Our French Themed Wedding

Hello, there! It’s been a while since I’ve paid any attention to this blog, but the last couple of weeks I’ve been thinking about how to tie up everything that has happened over the last few (five!) months. Since the last post in February, Colton and I wrapped up wedding…

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