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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Marfa

In June, my former Maid of Honor and I celebrated my Bachelorette trip by heading to Marfa, Texas which has been at the top of my list of places to visit before I die. Understand one thing about Marfa, besides the fact that it’s literally in the middle of no where in West Texas, it […]

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Hico Happenings

To start off my year right, I took a quick road trip to a small town called Hico, which is about an hour away from my hometown. I made banana nut muffins the night before and packed a bag with a few more snacks to eat on the road and made hot chocolate in the morning to […]

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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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Shulammitegirl Snaps: September

During the month of September, I: Booked my first flight ever! Made my way to El Paso and met my favorite couple. (We discovered each other on Instagram and met in person.) Visited Meow Wolf in New Mexico on a quick road trip. Crossed the border from El Paso into Juárez, Mexico. What did you […]

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Shulammitegirl Snaps: August

During the month of August, I: Met the most beautiful sister I’ve come across on Instagram at our Regional Convention. Celebrated Javier’s promotion. Baked 25 breads/loaves to help raise money for our brothers and sisters affected by Hurricane Harvey in Houston! Xoxo, –  R. Vargas

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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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