I was so excited when my friend, Marlee, asked me if I'd take holiday pictures of her and her boyfriend. I'd never done a photo shoot before, and since it was for a card I was especially honored and nervous. But I was quickly put at ease as we casually walked around my neighborhood, joking … Continue reading My First Photo Shoot – Marlee and Jon
Austin-based rockers, Quiet Company brought some much needed energy to a cold Saturday night in Deep Ellum on February 28. But this wasn't just any gig, it was a celebration of the release of their latest record, Transgressor. It's their fourth full-length album and was recorded in only fourteen days. The sounds are intense and … Continue reading Quiet Company’s Transgressor Release Party at Club DaDa
The countdown is over- the state fair is officially upon us! I think I can smell the fried food from here 🙂 What are you most looking forward to doing at the fair this year? Here's my little to-do list: Get saltwater taffy Go to the car show Cruise the Midway Do one of the haunted … Continue reading Happy State Fair Opening Day!
I love going to Sundown at Granada. There's free live music every night of the week. It's a great way to discover new bands! Plus the crowd is pretty diverse, which makes people watching extra interesting. Last Saturday I wanted to catch a show and remembered seeing on Sundown's schedule that an "Indie" band called … Continue reading Quiet Company at Sundown at Granada
Craft beer is a word that has been buzzing more and more in Dallas over the years. And in this city, what's better than craft beer? Local craft beer! Lucky for us, we are in no short supply. In the last 10 years Dallas has seen a boom in breweries churning out delicious suds. And one … Continue reading Four Corners Brewery Tour
The weather is starting to get warmer. Just a matter of weeks ago I could walk several miles around town without breaking a sweat; now those same jaunts leave me uncomfortably drenched. But I don't want to let it hinder my love of exploring the city on foot. I just suck it up and hydrate … Continue reading Spring Greens Around Dallas