Home Again

After not even twenty-four hours actually being in Houston (after my very long drive in a U-Haul yesterday), I flew home to Dallas and spotted this stressed out little dude on the baggage carousel at Love Field: Exhausted, I put my new flannel bunny sheets (from Target) on my bed and settled in to catch up…

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Small Business Saturday

I made sure to spend my money at a few local favorites today for Small Business Saturday (#shopsmall). I grabbed sewing supplies for some upcoming projects at Urban Spools, the sewing lounge where I’ve been taking classes, then ate pizza from Atomic Pie and ice cream from Lake Highlands Creamery. Northeast/East Dallas is full of…

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Domestic Terrorism & Planned Parenthood

The news from Colorado today is tragic and awful and a direct result of the war on women and reproductive choice that’s happening across the States. It’s not the only recent attack and unfortunately likely won’t be the last as long as fringe groups believe they have a right to dictate control over a our bodies…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I made my annual batch of Cranberry Sauce last tonight to have ready for today. (Cranberries, orange juice, sugar. Ta-da!) And this morning I picked my sister up from Love Field after her short flight from Houston to Dallas. 😀 😀 😀  (Doesn’t she seem like she’s having a fantastic time on that awesome teal…

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Bye, Pennies

John Oliver explains out how pointless pennies are these days and how we spend too much money making them. He’s right and we should stop. (Also, if you’re not already watching everything from Last Week Tonight, you should start. They post a bunch of clips on YouTube.)

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