Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Meet the Chef

Previously, I mentioned having dinner with my friends, the "Barntham's".  Well, as luck would have it, I got invited again a couple days later! 

Meet the chef
Spencer







Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Autumn Happy Hour

Charcuterie Board

Trader Joe's Pumpkin Butter Cream Cheese Spread

Trader Joe's Pumpkin Soup Crackers

Autumn Sangria (Pinot Grigio, Spiced Apple Cider, Fireball)




Monday, October 31, 2016

Halloween 2016 Decor















Dallas Arboretum

It's funny that it takes a friend visiting from out of town for us to stop and enjoy some of our own city's landmarks.   Just recently I had a friend visit from Houston who wanted to go to the Dallas Arboretum.  I have not been there since 2009, so I was in.  What's really sad is that for 5 years until March of this year, I drove by it twice a day to and from work. I often thought I should go visit it on a Saturday thinking it would be a lovely walk and meditation time.  Sure enough, I was right. Of course, the day we went, it was in the 80's. Not exactly fall weather in October. 

Here are the fun pictures I took.  I hope to go again once it's decorated for the holidays. 

























Blackened Shrimp

    Blackened Shrimp At Central Market yesterday, I was given a sample plate with steak, shrimp, and a salad. The shrimp ...