Sunday, June 11, 2017

Books I'm reading this summer


Images of summer always spark those golden hues of sun rays breaking over a field, or a strand of sand and glistening water. It's when staying indoors isn't as exciting as heading outdoors, unless of course you live

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Spring thoughts and exciting news!


Spring has been full of surprises – finding out our baby is a boy(!), experiencing the tiny kicks and movements of the baby, spending a last minute weekend trip in Austin, Texas, and hearing the news that we will be moving to

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Zilker Botanical Garden in Austin, TX


This past April my husband and I took a somewhat spur of the moment weekend trip to Austin, Texas. It was our second time there, so we revisited the places we really enjoyed eating at (Dolce Neve, Seventh Flag Coffee, Figure 8

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A Year of Experiences: My 2017 Bucket List (with Eventbrite)


For someone who is a perpetual daydreamer, I am always making notes about places to visit and experiences to have. Especially since focusing on a simple and minimalist lifestyle over the past two years, I have become much

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Recipe: Braised short rib, mushroom, goat cheese, and truffle pizza


Every now and then, my husband or I like to make braised short ribs. He tends to go for the Asian flavors of lemon grass, ginger, soy sauce, and brown sugar, while I tend to go for more traditional flavors with carrots, thyme, and

Friday, May 5, 2017

My favorite baby/children stores


Prior to finding out I was pregnant, I kept a secret pinterest board of clothing styles for babies and young children. I quickly noticed that many of the items I was pinning all came from European brands, which tend to have that

Friday, April 28, 2017

Styling the baby bump: What I wore at 22 weeks


Lately my belly has become a natural magnet for my hands to rest on, especially with the many tiny kicks and movements I've been feeling from this tiny babe. I've also noticed a change in my cravings to include a lot more