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Summer Beauty Faves

Ok, I know summer is almost over, but here in Houston we have at least three more months of bazillion degree weather ahead. I don’t claim to be a beauty expert, but I do try and look generally put together and awake during the…

August 10, 2015

Houston Blogger Gals Giveaway!

Even though I’m trying out the capsule wardrobe right now in an effort to reduce my closet stress, I could seriously buy a new purse every week.  Purses are the perfect addition – they always fit, they are a bazillion different kinds, and you wear…

July 20, 2015

Houston Restaurant Week Picks and B&B Butchers Menu Tasting

It’s almost August in Houston which means three things: 1. Back to school sales (I’m lookin’ at you Nordstroms!) 2. Perma-sweating status 3. Houston Restaurant Weeks are here!! In case you’ve been living under a rock, or – god forbid – outside of Houston……

July 18, 2015

Summer 2015 Capsule Wardrobe

I’m 5 days in, and summer brain is in full effect.  I even forgot what day it was on Saturday.  We’ll chalk that one up to a win. Several people have asked me about the capsule wardrobe that I posted on Insta, and I…

June 8, 2015

Life Lately

Well. It has certainly been a loooooong minute since I’ve shared much here.  Between Luke’s graduation, the end of the school year, and a total lack of inspiration (and cooking!) on my part, blogging just fell by the wayside. Now, it’s back to the…

June 3, 2015

Law School Graduation

Luke graduated from law school.  It’s been a long time coming, y’all. And I could not be more proud of him!  Graduation weekend was FULL of celebrations.  It all happened so fast!  There’s a tradition at South Texas to ring a huge bell in…

June 3, 2015

The Last Final

I almost can’t believe I’m saying this, but today at 6:00 pm, Luke will take his last law school final. In some ways, I feel like the time has flown by, but in others, it seems like the man has been going to school…

May 15, 2015

Teaching Perks

This stuff just doesn’t exist in other workplaces…. at least I don’t think it does… 1. Starbucks gift cards are like gold.2. “Clients” aren’t very professional.  Best case – this means that they don’t hold back their excitement over accomplishments – hearing “YESSSS!” when…

May 5, 2015

Friday Favorites: Almost Summer Edition

This week’s edition of Friday Favorites is brought to you by Almost Summer aka one of my favorite times of year.  The students and teachers might be antsy, but the weather is warm and the finish line is right around the corner! I’ll be…

May 1, 2015

This weekend I…

In no particular order, I… 1. Exercised.  Twice.  That’s my all time weekend record. 2. Cleaned and organized my bathroom.  Why does old mascara multiply?  Why can’t NEW mascara multiply?  These are the questions I ponder. 3. Ate at not one but two of…

April 20, 2015