I hope that you enjoyed Monday’s post on Texas Homecoming Mums. That was my most honest and personal post yet….and my favorite to write. Living in Texas had some fun times and some frustrating times, but it was definitely one of a kind. If you aren’t familiar with the Texas Homecoming phenomena, I recommend you […]

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In honor of football season, I’d like to take a moment to introduce you, my readers, to a Texas phenomenon…..the homecoming mum. This is something that everyone outside of Texas that I meet seems completely baffled by. I thought that it was totally normal to be adorned in teddy bears, ribbons, and bells every year. […]

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I am looking forward to Labor Day weekend. Who doesn’t love a three day weekend? My plans are to stay local this year. Sometimes some relaxing time at home is just what you need! This weekend I will be taking it easy and whipping up some yummy comfort food. Like most┬áSoutherners, one of my favorite […]

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Hopefully you caught the delicious grilled artichoke from last week. If not, I recommend making it as a side dish for these incredible cheeseburger sandwiches! There is an incredible sandwich shop near my house that makes the most amazing cheeseburgers, but serve them on sandwich rolls instead of hamburger buns. I was so inspired by […]

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I apologize to regular readers for the delay in blog posts this past week! We took a family vacation to Yosemite. It was the first time that we have been on a family vacation with our significant others, since my brother and I both got married last year. Yosemite was absolutely stunning. Expect lots of […]

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Welcome to the final installment of the Summer BBQ & Road Trip series! We wrapped up our yummy meal on Tuesday so today I’m sharing the final in our road trip series, Santa Barbara. One of the most popular beach cities in California is undoubtedly Santa Barbara. It is in close proximity to Los Angeles […]

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To wrap up the July Summer BBQ & Road Trip series, I am finally bringing you the Sweet Tea Sweetie Summer Sweet Tea recipe! If you’ve never had it before,┬ápull up a rocking chair, top your glass off and sit a spell! Ingredients: 3 Tea bags 3/4 Cups of Sugar Directions: Boil water. Place 3 […]

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