I had the pleasure of visiting the Matthaei Botanical Gardens again yesterday & it’s such a lovely, peaceful place that I had to share some of the photos I took with you.

Ryan surprised me with tickets to see Nervous But Excited at The Ark on Saturday evening, which I never even suspected & it was such a wonderful surprise to get; I am one lucky girl to have such a thoughtful husband! We first heard of Nervous But Excited/saw them atContinue Reading

This is Lisa & she’s a doll – not literally, of course…just a really awesome person! Lisa runs a fabulous flower/plant/container gardening shop in Ann Arbor called Pot & Box & she’s become a fast favorite of mine. My friend, Amy, & I had the pleasure of visiting Lisa inContinue Reading

What a fun weekend we had! Got to spend a lot of time with many wonderful friends, saw some live music (our friends Jim Roll & Danny Kline played) at the Elbow Room in Ypsi on Friday night, did some great shopping at all my favorite places (Pot & Box,Continue Reading

Our patio doesn’t look like this quite yet, but it will soon! And with the weather being so gorgeous in Ann Arbor today (high of 80 – in April – & that’s impressive here!), I am struggling to sit in my office when I can hear the birds chirping outsideContinue Reading

This is Jen & Walter, one cute couple right?!? They are fantastic & they are very dear friends of ours who were engaged this last fall & will be getting married back home in Texas this May. We spent this weekend celebrating Jen & Walter & had a blast at twoContinue Reading

As Val mentioned in the previous post I was invited again to do the design work for this year’s Ann Arbor Film Fest. While last year’s fest had a clear theme of maps and mapping this year’s fest didn’t quite have a clear theme. At the brainstorming meeting I wasContinue Reading

Ryan & I had the pleasure of attending the 48th Ann Arbor Film Festival‘s opening night reception & screening at the Michigan Theater last night; we enjoyed good company, good food & drink, & had a great time! Missed Aches, by Joanna Priestley, was one of my favorite films of theContinue Reading

I grew up in Gatesville, TX (fun fact, Gatesville is known as the “Spur Capital of Texas”) & had the pleasure of having a functioning drive-in theater, The Last Drive-In Picture Show, (they also have an indoor theater attached) to enjoy & conveniently located very close to my home. To this day, IContinue Reading