They’re Here!

While researching some blog material back in the spring, I found that Tacori was giving away an engagement ring from their new line. So, I signed up to win the beauty. I didn’t win the gorgeous ring, but I did win one of the other 99 prizes: a pair of “Jelly bean” diamond earrings in […]

Going Bananas

After some office/business and personal “admin” stuff organization, I was able to return to a regular reading of my favorite blogs (including those of our friends!). Yay. Bloglines is my friend. And, now it’s on my daily radar and well-organized. One of my favorites is The Bloggess. Her bananas story had me cracking up….and plotting […]

Saturday Rules v 1.0

Weekend! Saturday, the best day of the week, right? Well, it is for me. It’s the one day when I can both sleep in and stay up late. It’s the one day that I have all 24 hours to spend with Emil. Saturday is for festivals and weddings. Saturday is for mini-vacays when the week […]

Memorial Day (weekend) Meandering

Saturday, Emil & I wanted an adventure away from the Memorial Day weekend craziness. So, after lunch at Pita Fusion (OMG was it GOOD!), we drove out to a National Wildlife Refuge near Burnet. Our Journey On the way there, we ventured through some developments with marinas and/or boat docks. In one of them, we […]

Beer Float

We have a new warm-weather date that is just perfect for a “school night”: beer floats Now, before you gross out–assuming we didn’t already lose you–it’s just beer for me and ice cream (in the form of a shake) for Emil. Amazingly, a place that has both of these was initially difficult to find, but […]