sent off with a sandwich and a prayer.

Back to School. I’m reading all the Facebook posts and seeing all your pictures on Instagram of your baby loves heading back to school in their new uniforms and tennis shoes that have just enough wiggle room…the summer sunshine mixed with pool chlorine no doubt serves as a juvenile cocktail for growth spurts. “Child. HowContinue reading “sent off with a sandwich and a prayer.”

e l l a…

Dear Ella, We celebrated your first birthday this past Saturday along with Uncle KJ, Claire, Ty, Lucy Claire, her pal Laurel, Sadie the Cupcake Queen and Kerald. We went to my favorite restaurant and had pink drinks and appetizers and of course, I had my Wasabi Chicken Salad. As soon as your pretty teeth learnContinue reading “e l l a…”

t i n d e r e l l a…

At the end of this blog there is the most beautiful video I’ve ever seen… But before that, there was this… I honestly don’t know where to begin…the story of us is so much more than I can squeeze into a blog post. It’s a novel and perhaps one day I will write it andContinue reading “t i n d e r e l l a…”

m a r d i g r a s – i n g

Last Saturday we decided to go immerse this Texas born and bred gal in the beaded streets of New Orleans. It’s a rite of passage here in Louisiana if you plan to stick around and call yourself a local…so off we went…I’m claiming my sense of belonging one festivity at a time. Mardi Gras…you’re up!Continue reading “m a r d i g r a s – i n g”