Texas Wildflowers and the Bluebonnet Trail

Written by: Jenn

There is nothing like springtime in Texas.  People who haven’t been here think it’s all dry, flat and drab landscapes…but the reality is that, come March to May, the fields, front yeards and sides of the highways are filled with Texas native wildflowers.  It is like the worlds largest garden! More than 5,000 species of flowering plants are native to Texas…but the granddaddy of them all is the Bluebonnet. Continue reading

Curated Mantel Decor for April

Written by: Jenn

I love changing out my mantel decor, typically every few months…of course, more often during holiday times.  After having a birthday mantel for Ethan all of March…it was time to change it up. I prefer a curated style of mantel decor…interesting and unusual objects that I have collected over the years.  Often there are globes, books, vintage cameras and some glass items. Continue reading

Easy Superhero Birthday Party

Written by: Jenn

So, ever since I found out I was having a boy, I knew I eventually wanted to do a Superhero party.  I love the idea of not having a certain superhero character but just generic heroes (but ultimately I did add some Avengers and Spider-man stuff).  So when Ethan’s 4th birthday was approaching, I felt it was time to bust out some masks and capes. Continue reading

No Sew Superhero Masks – DIY

Written by: Jenn

When we were deciding on a theme for little man’s 4th birthday party…I saw some pins that showed Superhero parties with the kiddos wearing masks and capes.  I knew this was what we were going to do…they were so fun!  Honestly, I have been wanting to do this theme since I found out I was having a boy! Continue reading