The Davis girls lost a friend this week. His show name was My Buddy and he was a sweet, gentle quarter horse that taught me and my two daughters how to ride. A handsome bay with a white star and one white sock – he had a kind, intelligent expression that matched his endearing personality. I … [Read more...] about Missing My Buddy
Last Friday evening, I attended a fiftieth wedding anniversary celebration. It was pretty special. The dinner was held at The Headliners restaurant in a high rise in downtown Austin. The night was clear so the view was spectacular. The meal was outstanding and the company was customary of such … [Read more...] about The Sweet Song of Friendship
“A lot of people struggle …” That’s what my son, Will, told a reporter last week while being interviewed at Baylor University. Will is a junior at Baylor. He works at the student center’s rock wall to help with expenses. “The Rock” stands fify two feet tall and is the largest freestanding rock wall … [Read more...] about "A lot of people struggle …"
I’m obsessed with cookbooks. Beautiful cookbooks. Set me loose in a bookstore for even twenty minutes and you will find me directly in front of the table of best selling cookbooks – carefully turning the glossy pages. I especially adore the ones that have fabulous photos of exquisitely coiffed … [Read more...] about The Perfect Recipe
I don’t recall exactly what we were talking about that Saturday morning. For that matter, neither does my husband, Will, but both of us definitely remember the exact words I said at the end of the “disagreement.” I looked at him across the kitchen table and said in all seriousness, “I think Satan … [Read more...] about Looking for Happily Ever After …