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Happy Halloween

I dressed up this year as Rosie the Riveter to celebrate a friend’s birthday on Saturday night. It was an affordable DIY costume that mostly used stuff I already owned. When I started googling some info on putting the…


Flea Market Regrets

I’m not the kind of person who dwells on regrets. I believe life is a lesson, and it’s only a mistake if you don’t learn from it. So the Flea Market Regret of 2016 is this: If something catches…


Our First Place

Well, it finally happened. We bought our first house. We fell in love with this three bedroom home on our second day of house hunting back in March. The house was built in the sixties and has some really…


Jackson Pollock Exhibit at DMA

A few weeks ago we checked out the Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots exhibit at the Dallas Museum of Art. This is the third exhibition the artist has had in the United States, and it’s being hailed as a once-in-a-lifetime…

Life Travel

Klyde Warren Park

One of my favorite things about Texas is the warm weather days we receive during the winter months. After living in Oregon for so long, I forgot what a warm winter day felt like. Summers here are the most…


Class Pass Dallas

I made two resolutions this year, one is to travel more, and the other is to strike a work life balance and take better care of myself. I’ve been wanting to get back into an exercise routine for a…


Hometown Hunt: The Rustic

I’ve been calling Dallas home for a little over two years now, and it surprises most people to discover that I enjoy living in Texas. I’ve made some great friends, I found a sweet job with an admired, rapidly…

Decor Life

My Sister’s Baby Shower

Man, I’m exhausted. That baby shower was a lot of work, and I left the heavy lifting to the wonderful crew at Cafe Hidalgo. What’s ironic is the stuff I spent the most amount of time and effort on were…