A Berry Fun Adventure (Part II)

After picking buckets upon buckets of blackberries at Wildberry Farms in Sadler, TX (see post here), we needed a plan to get those yummy berries in our belly!  I decided that a good old cobbler from The Pioneer Woman would do the trick.  The recipe was super easy and super delicious! In addition to the cobbler, we also made bakery worthy blueberry muffins, and a…

A Berry Fun Adventure (Part I)

I have fond childhood memories of picking dewberries along the ditches of the county roads.  We’d come home with scratches and occasionally some poison ivy, but the taste of those sweet berries was always worth it.  When I heard of a local pick your own blackberry farm, I knew that it was a must for our summer bucket list. Wildberry Farm in Sadler, TX…

Exploring New Depths

One of the items on my summer bucket list is to dive into underwater photography. (See what I did there? Ha!).  But let’s face it, I’m too chicken to put my DSLR under water, so the Go Pro Hero 5 has become my new best friend. These are my first attempts at using the Go Pro under water.  Before attempting these, I first read…

Lakeside Living

We spent our Memorial Day weekend at the lake with family.  We swam, we played games, we fished, and we enjoyed good company.  It was the perfect start to our summer.  Bring on summer!!!

Cotton Candy on Demand

Cotton candy on demand?!!  Yes, please!  Where do I sign up? Springtime for our family is birthday central.  And for my niece’s birthday she got her very own cotton candy machine.  So, of course, I had my brother bring it over for a trial run.  I mean, for quality control reasons, obviously.  😉     The kids were absolutely fascinated by it…who am I…