All over Texas… in a day

When I was fresh out of high school, with the air of freedom and 4 wheels and gas money, I would get in my car and go. Most of the time, we took simple trips to Dallas or we would drive down back roads exploring.  When I was off at college, I would take random … [Read more…]

Everdeen vs. Prior

I recently devoured the Divergent series, as I do with any good book… I read obsessively for days and then I mourn its loss when it is over. Usually I’ll go back and immediately reread the series, but the books are in timeout. If I could put Veronica Roth in one for making me sad, … [Read more…]

2013 in Review

What did you do in 2013 that you’d never done before? I hosted Thanksgiving and Christmas at my own house. Last year we weren’t able to closein time to be able to host Thanksgiving. But this year I did it, and there is nothing better than havinghuge gathering of family crammed around a small table, … [Read more…]