Turtles All the Way Down

  Turtles All the Way Down by John Green John Green’s recent book is unlike any that he has wrote before. While the book still focuses on young adults, it dives into a deeper acknowledgment of mental health and how difficult it is for us to understand someone dealing and battling with their own minds. […]

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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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Pretty Planner Party

For the last two years, I have thrown a Pretty Planner Party for a group of friends that enjoy crafting and planning in their planner as much as I do. We get together and enjoy good & wholesome association, we share washi tape, stickers, coloring pencils, tips and tricks, etc. Typically I hold the party […]

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Botolino Gelato

Last Sunday I was invited to Botolino which specializes in authentic gelato made from scratch. I met with Carlo “Botolo” Gattini who is a third generation gelato maker with deep roots from Italy. He was trained by gelato masters in Italy and is very passionate about the gelato he produces. Unlike many places that offer gelato, Botolino uses […]

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First Time Flyers

What you need to know about flying for the first time: Make sure you check in for your flight 24 hours prior to the boarding time. Especially if you are flying Southwest! (It is extremely crucial you check in early to ensure you reserve a specific seat.) Leave early. Remember there may be traffic, detours, […]

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Malu’s Mexican Embroidery Clothes & More

A few months ago I came across Malu and her family who were selling these traditional beautiful Mexican embroidery shirts and I fell in love. All of the items are from Mexico and are embroidered by the local artisans there. She carries clothing in all sizes and even has shirts for men and children. I normally see […]

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Why I started blogging….

Before I started school, my grandmother taught me how to read and write and every day I wrote my full name, the name of my family members, my home address and the address of my grandmother. I loved writing. Any and every word I knew how to spell, I tried to write it out. I […]

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