I’m trying to get my civilian legs back after a weekend at the Old Settlers Music Festival in Austin, Texas. Actually, it’s Driftwood, Texas. It’s my favorite music festival and I can’t wait to write about it. For now, I’m posting a picture of a clown playing a banjo. I fear this is my only … [Read more…]

Weddings by Day, Gardening by Night

A friend got married today. Lisa and Tanner said their “I Do’s” at a beautiful church near downtown Oklahoma City. It was such a pretty setting for a very beautiful bride.  I snapped a few pictures. I love wedding bouquets. I love Daisies of all varieties. I can’t believe I didn’t eat a thing at … [Read more…]

Pink is my signature color

We  officially have the first blooms of the season at our house. I’m pretty sure Nathan didn’t plan it this way but things are looking pretty pink around here. In the back yard, this Red Bud Tree is blooming. Poor tree. It’s still hanging in there. We wonder each year if it’s going to come … [Read more…]

The past few weeks…

I’ve learned a lot in the last few weeks. I’ve learned that a dozen cupcakes are too many cupcakes for one birthday boy. I’ve also learned that cupcakes come in many different shapes and sizes. Our good friends Chris and Elesha came for a visit and we shared some great Greek food, some great wine … [Read more…]

Happy Birthday Nathan

Today is Nathan’s birthday. He is in the twilight of his 30’s. To take his mind off mourning the loss of his carefree and reckless youth, I brought home these: There’s not much a cupcake can’t cure. After we opened the box, I realized I had also brought home a cupcake with a Snickers Bar … [Read more…]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Love Day to everyone. This is always a special day for Nathan and I because on our first Valentine’s Day as a couple, he really did things right. Unfortunately, because of that first Valentine’s Day, pretty much anything short of a new car or a trip to Italy just won’t compare. I am exaggerating … [Read more…]

Stolen Picture

I just snagged this from my cousin’s website. I stole it because I love this little girl and I totally fell in love with the picture as soon as I saw it. It’s snowing in my hometown. Sorry Cousin Lindsey, that I ripped off your picture and I’m sorry that you are going to have … [Read more…]