We had the pleasure of visiting the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago today & the Olafur Eliasson show made me feel like Alice falling into the rabbit hole… It was fantastic; color, light, mirrors, & magic!

We spent last Sunday cleaning up our patio & it looks really nice! We had some plants that had seen better days & needed to be tossed & we also planted some new plants or replanted & cleaned out ones we’ve had that needed a little TLC. It took longerContinue Reading

We enjoyed a lovely picnic at Gallup Park this afternoon with friends (thanks for organizing this, Stef & Ken!), great food, and a nice breeze despite the warm weather. Kids & adults alike enjoyed the popsicles too!

We decided that we’d like to have Nopales (Prickly Pear) tacos for dinner tonight; Ryan’s made these before & they’re delicious! So we set out on a mission to find our Nopales… Although Whole Foods had most of the ingredients (Queso¬†Fresco, bell peppers, onions, zucchini, squash, etc.) for our MexicanContinue Reading

Here are some photos of our sweet puppy, Melody, in the morning. She likes to be tucked in each night & is all cozy on her pillow wrapped up in her blanket here…

We enjoyed a delicious brunch with friends on Sunday at the T’s house in Detroit; Ryan made a yummy potato, pepper, & onion hash that we brought along with us. Getting together with good friends on a relaxing Sunday morning/afternoon for good food & good company is just a fantasticContinue Reading

Our good friends, Mark & Amy, invited us over to join them & others for a vegan brunch feast that could easily rival the best Thanksgiving spreads in variety, selection, & most definitely in flavor; I don’t know about others, but I know that I had been looking forward toContinue Reading

Our good friend Stephanie is a very good cook & just so happens to make the best Bloody Mary I’ve ever tasted. She was nice enough to share her recipe with me & I have enjoyed making this myself. You’ll notice there are no specific amounts listed below for theContinue Reading

We couldn’t have a blog & not introduce you to our adorable, sweet, intelligent, all around fantastic dog, Melody (a.k.a. Princess Puppy Pants). We adopted her from the Town Lake Animal Center in Austin, TX in September 2001 & have been blessed to have her in our lives ever since.Continue Reading