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    Weekend Breakfast on the Bayou

    Maya woke us with her little chats this morning at 6:30, as usual, so our little family of three decided to take advantage of the early morning wake up call. We got spiffed up…

    April 16, 2016
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    Exploring Houston / Downtown Art Blocks

    Maya and I zipped downtown this morning between naps to snap a few photos of the city’s new art installations, Art Blocks.ย  Patrick Renner’s Trumpet Flower is made up of a whole lotta wooden…

    April 8, 2016
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    Travelogue: Austin, Texas

    Two Fridays in a row I made the drive to Austin from Houston and I’m here to tell you all about our hip neighbor city! The first visit, Michael and I decided to take…

    April 4, 2016
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    A Sparkling Drive through Loveland Pass, Colorado

    Michael and I spent last weekend visiting his middle brother and his wife and two kiddos in Denver for a few days. We took advantage of the long weekend and cheap Southwest flights (yay…

    January 25, 2016
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    Texas Exploring / Battleship Texas

    So, turns out there’s a big ol’ battleship just south of Houston. And it’s so cool! Michael and I spotted a sign for Battleship Texas when we were coming back from the beach a…

    September 30, 2015
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    Texas Exploring / Rice University and the Chase Tower

    My little brother flew in to Houston late last night so we spent the gloriously sunny (also very hot and humid) day exploring together. We started with a stroll through Rice University, which is…

    September 23, 2015
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    Texas Exploring / South Texas and Southside Beach

    Michael and I had an errand to run earlier today south of Houston. We’ll be here in Texas for a few months, and Michael needed to have finger prints taken so he can work…

    September 15, 2015