what I’m Reading, week 19

I have just barely started this one, but I am reading My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult. I have been wanting to read this one for awhile and decided it was time after seeing a preview for the movie on Oprah last week. I always like to read books that are being made into movies before they hit continue reading

Weekend Recipe

This weekend was super busy and next weekend promises to be just as busy. But I wanted to share a recipe that is always a winner and for me it is only one I make on the weekends because to be honest I just don’t get up early enough before work to bake. I am not sure where this recipe originally continue reading

Dave Ramsey’s Town Hall For Hope

Did you watch? My mom wanted me to but I didn't. . .oops? But she did record it so not all hope is lost that I might see it. What did you think? Did you watch? www.townhallforhope.com continue reading

wine o. wednesday #20

Louis M. Martini – Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2006 So you know from previous posts that I’m a big fan of the Louis M. Martini Napa Valley Cabernet. . .but tonight I tried the Alexander Valley Cabernet. Apparently the Cabernets are ranked, starting with the Sonoma County then you take continue reading

Softly Call the Muster

I am by no means the most hard core Aggie but I am definitely not a 2 percenter. . .despite that Muster is one of my favorite Aggie Traditions even though I only went one time as a student. It was one of the things that I liked most about A&M when I was looking at colleges. . .Aggies are always continue reading

Happy Birthday Amanda!

Today one of my oldest and dearest friends turns 30! I know, I know. . .I am not supposed to say that but she has actually been looking forward to being 30 for quite some time so I wanted to give her a shout out here. Amanda and I met freshman year of high school, but it wasn’t until our junior continue reading

Joe T’s and the Weekend

When the weather is nice I like to make a trip to Fort Worth and eat at Joe T. Garcia’s. It is an old restaurant in Ft. Worth that only has 2 menu items: Fajitas and Enchiladas. I think my favorite thing is the amazing and gigantic patio that I love. But I definitely recommend giving it a try. continue reading