Category Archives: austin

Anniversary

I never did post anything about our anniversary dinner. We finally found an actual, real live babysitter (courtesy of a dear friend), so we decided to try a new restaurant. We’ve only been out a handful of times since we moved to the area and so we’re anxious to find our new “go-to” dinner date…

Cheap Date

A big upside to our unexpected out-of-town visitors was the free babysitting they provided last Saturday night. YIPPEE!!! I can’t remember the last time Elijah and I were out alone, so we were definitely due for an evening away from the monkeys. About four months ago Elijah attempted to arrange a lovely Mother’s Day Brunch…

BATS Spelled Backwards Is STAB

Congress Street Bridge I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… Vacation is no place for children. This past weekend some dear friends from Oklahoma drove down to visit us. They stayed at this amazing resort south of Austin and invited us to crash the party. We spent two full days lounging by the…

Pour Some Sugar on Me

Our Austin trip for June was a visit to Hey Cupcake! which is a local cupcake trailer chain in and around the city. I know our last trip was also of a trailer-food nature but I can’t help it. I started a new job this month and by the time I realized we hadn’t done…

I’m Not From Here

We were all pretty excited about moving to the Austin area, which is why I decided that we would make an effort to do something “Austin-y” at least once a month. We skipped doing something in March, except for all those trips to Target, but in April we went to Art City Austin. It reminded…