A Pleasant Little Memory | Sirloin, Sweet Potato, Garlic Kebabs

There’s never a season when we are not grilling. Maybe because Dallas is home and the weather is most always tolerable…or because Randy and I absolutely love the results of cooking over open flame?The smell of charcoal being lit, the sight of billowing smoke rising from the grill, and the taste of grilled food are intoxicating. It’s […]

A Pleasant Little Memory | Un Café

“Un café, s’il vous plaît.” I had no idea what I was ordering. Alone at Charles de Gaulle, I just accomplished my first over-seas flight and was awaiting my traveling partners. Burning eyes, jet-lagged and exhilarated, I walked into an airport café and felt the utmost independence. The only thing I knew to order was […]

A Pleasant Little Memory | A Pleasant Little Garden

It’s not much, but it’s ours. A wooden box made with strong hands and a skilled mind, full of dirt. Texas dirt. In its early stages the black earth was played in by two children while the smell of honeysuckle lingered in the air. I’m convinced a bit of child-like magic was added to the garden with every […]