People in Dallas often joke that there’s a long-standing rule that if you live in Dallas, you’re required to hate Houston…and I’m told the feeling is mutual. Having been to Houston only a few times in my adult life, usually for business meetings or to visit my late Granddaddy when he had his heart surgeries there, I can’t say that the rule doesn’t ring true for me. It’s never been one of my favorite places. Despite that, the kids and I decided to hit the open road last month for a quick trip down I-45 to spend a couple of days exploring the Bayou City. My opinion of the city has largely changed for the better.

My BFF Kerrie dropped by to show me how to make some of her favorite cheap and easy … Continue Reading

Last summer, I made a mid-year resolution to myself that I was going to start reading again…or for the first time. I’ve never been much of a reader. A few novels here and there over the course of a decade, but no real consistency or interest. My new goal was to read about a book a month. Ultimately, I read eight books over the past year, which I consider a close-enough success.

If you’d have told me that I’d enjoy an afternoon at Medieval Times, I’d have told you that … Continue Reading

On our latest Facebook Live episode, I’m making a Memorial Day dessert with my BFF Kerrie…and the kids “helped.” … Continue Reading

Cooper & his BFF Kerrie make one of her favorite holiday party staples – White Trash Ham Ball! … Continue Reading