@snowden

Edward Snowden joined Twitter! (I’d classify myself as a fan, supporter, person who is irritated by his treatment and current lack of U.S. passport.) And then he tweeted one my faves!

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Living Room: Paint meets fireplace

We primed the living room’s brick fireplace tonight after work, y’all! Look: We’ve still got to the get actual paint color on there (the bottom gray shown here), but whew, just seeing the primer on there makes for such a nice change. Also, let me just say: Painting brick is not very fun and requires way […]

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Elizabeth Warren Knows Black Lives Matter

Did you catch Senator Warren’s speech on racial inequality Sunday? The Washington Post said it “was perhaps the most full-throated endorsement to date by a federal lawmaker for the ongoing protest movement” and I totally agree. She spoke the truth in a way that didn’t back down from inevitable criticism and didn’t downplay or ignore […]

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Breakfast in Dallas: Good 2 Go Taco

We finally got a chance to try Good 2 Go Taco on Peavy in northeast Dallas (in the White Rock Lake area) and it did not disappoint. We tried a breakfast taco, and one of their breakfast plates (with pulled pork). And Cultivar Coffee has a counter inside so we grabbed a cappuccino and a cold […]

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How about a Dining Room Update too?

Our house has two living rooms, which has come in handy while we’re renovating the one we actually use (because we can stuff all of the furniture in the front “formal” one while we work). However, now that we’ve finally spent more time in the front room and tried to imagine a dining table that […]

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FLOTUS FAVE

She’s so great, and that dress is fantastic. They’re lovely together, clearly happily married, and that’s so nice to see in such a public couple.

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Carry-on only?

When I visited my BFF in Austin last weekend, I did carry-on only (backpack + tote bag) and I still had more stuff than I actually ended up needing for the trip which lasted from Saturday until Tuesday. And when I went to Europe for 2.5 weeks earlier in the month, I did check a bag […]

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