Snake Me Home

Just when I thought Mother Nature was finally done throwing seasonal surprises our way, my own mother sent the following text message. (Please be warned…if you can't stand snakes, don't look)        Of course, curiosity got the best of me and, like a human, I enlarged the image. Blegh!!! Unreal! And look how … Continue reading Snake Me Home

Oak Cliff Earth Day 2014

I was partially devastated a couple of weekends ago when the Deep Ellum Arts Festival was practically rained out. I still attended the event despite the rain, but I didn't stay as long as I would have liked and missed the portion of the festival I had most looked forward to - the pet parade. … Continue reading Oak Cliff Earth Day 2014

Exploring Oak Point Nature Preserve – Plano

Spring brings out the adventurer in me. I love hiking and exploring nature; so does my pooch, Pierre! Last weekend I was set on traveling north up 75 to a nature preserve in Plano called Oak Point. Why would I choose Oak Point? One reason, two words: Bicycle Graveyard. Yes, I read about this trail … Continue reading Exploring Oak Point Nature Preserve – Plano

The Bluebonnets Are Blooming

  I was driving on the highway today and noticed some bluebonnets starting to bloom. As a Texan, this is the first sign of spring. Spring time is arguably one of the best seasons in Texas as it tends to be the truest. Our Falls here are just slightly cooler Summers, the Winters are mild … Continue reading The Bluebonnets Are Blooming