New Energy in 15, I am a Texas Tree!

I have decided to lay down my roots in Austin, Texas after sitting on a fence for about a year. I actually cried as I gazed up to Lady Liberty on top of the Texas State Capitol; this State can annoy the heck out of me at times, but fault can be found in any state. I don't look for that because I … [Read more...]

Shari the Master Gardener

This past May, I stumbled into a super-funky, super-vintage and totally cool furniture haunt in Bee Cave called Revival and fell in love with the place as soon as I walked in. The first reason is that they have a pot-bellied pig named Hamlet, who roams the property and always seems to be … [Read more...]

Fire Ants are from Hell

If there is one thing about living in Central Texas that raises the hair on the back of my neck, it's the amount of creatures and critters I must learn how to do the two-step with, because they rule the land.  I am far less frightened of them at this age in my life, but that does not mean they are … [Read more...]