Tagged with young house love

A Beachy 3rd Birthday

A Beachy 3rd Birthday

If you recently saw my Instagram pictures, you know that we celebrated Emma turning three a few weeks ago, on July 24th.  I’m still not sure why I never shared anything about her 2nd birthday and the ‘totally awesome twos,’ but I didn’t.  It has been a blast to watch her grow into a little girl over the … Continue reading

Young House Love Times Three

First, let me say thanks for letting me vent last week.  I got some nice feedback from my last post and am glad to know I’m not alone. Second, let’s talk about stalking Young House Love (YHL)!  I mentioned here that I’m an avid follower of theirs, and was super stoked to learn they were coming to three … Continue reading

Hangin’ Out In The Hill Country

Man, I love Austin and the surrounding Hill Country!  It’s my favorite city in this awesome state, besides The Sparkling City by the Sea, Corpus Christi (my hometown). We spent Christmas with my parents, then headed back a week later for a multi-event for a few days.  Emma made the trek with me, yet again, and this trip took us … Continue reading

A Crunchy Christmas

A Crunchy Christmas

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Did you have a good holiday?  I hope so.  I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and/or Festive Kwanzaa!  Our family was in Austin for the week, at my parent’s house, so I took some time off from blogging to enjoy a little R&R. I hope Santa/Père Noel/Noel Baba/Topo Gigio or whomever you … Continue reading

YHL Does Dallas (& Houston & Austin)

Be still, my beating heart.  Young House Love (YHL) is coming to Dallas and I couldn’t be more stoked about it!!!!! If you’ve never heard of them, they’re totally famous DIY bloggers who get 5 million hits a month!  They are a quirky couple, living in Richmond, with their daughter, Clara, and dog, Burger.  Sherry and John … Continue reading

Gettin’ Crafty With Pinterest

Happy 4th of July everyone! I am making a few ahem non-paleo goodies for the holiday that I plan to share tomorrow, so stay tuned. This post, however, is all about my lack of craftiness.  One of my 30 Pinterest boards is called Gettin’ Crafty so I thought it fitting to title a post with it.  Let me start off … Continue reading

Composting: 3 Ways

I don’t know if it’s the latest craze or not, but I jumped on the compost bandwagon a little over a year and have loved it!  For those who don’t know, composting is a means of putting kitchens scraps and biodegradable items into a pile or bin with some dry materials, like leaves or shredded paper, … Continue reading