Date Night in Dallas: Half Price Books

As many of you know, I love to read as often as possible so I was thrilled that my family and friends knew me well enough to gift me Half Price Books gift cards for my wedding shower this past year. Instead of splurging them all at once, I held on to them to save […]

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Date Night in Dallas: The Wild Detectives

If you are an avid reader like I am, or if you like to have a nice cup of coffee or cold beer in a nice quiet atmosphere like my partner, The Wild Detectives may peak your interest. What is The Wild Detectives? Think part bookstore, part café, and part bar with a cozy porch and […]

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My Vows

I have been dreading this post for a very long time now. Even though things worked out, some of the memories and hurt are still raw. I wish I could say this was love at first sight. I wish I could say this was from a fairy tale. I wish I could say that this […]

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Date Nights in Dallas: Shakespeare in the Park + Giveaway

Hello everyone! I am happy to announce a new series of posts to my blog with the theme of dates! This collection will include date ideas and date nights at home, on a budget, celebrating milestones and anniversaries and dates you can enjoy with your partner locally. With an introduction to this collection, I am hosting […]

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Four Generations

The engagement ring that I now wear has been passed down from generation to generation in my family. It belonged to my great grandmother and a few months before Javier and I got engaged, the ring was passed down to me. This ring is from the early 1940’s so when it was given to me, it was not […]

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Our One Year Anniversary

Earlier this month, Javier and I celebrated our one year anniversary and it was the most thoughtful and considerate date Javier has ever planned for us. Once I walked inside his house, he had me close my eyes and led me outside where a candlelit table was waiting for us. Once I sat down, Javier […]

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On Relationships….

You may have noticed that even though I am in a relationship, I am very private about it. While I am very proud and privileged to be with my partner, I do not feel the need to broadcast our relationship and here are the reasons why: It is nobody’s business. This is the primary reason […]

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