• Food
  • Night Out on 15th

    One of the most fun events in our city happens in late spring – Night Out on 15th Street. It’s dinner downtown, on the street. The glamping version of a picnic, you might say. You’ll spot friends and reality tv stars. (And Shannah.) And one of the prettiest tables you’d hope to see. And the […]

  • Work
  • Artsy-artsy

    I’ve always wanted to go to an exclusive art gallery opening. First, I wanted to know what that experience would be like. Second, I’ve always wanted the opportunity to have a private tour by a museum conservator. So it was my very good fortune that my company is the presenting sponsor for the gorgeous Kimbell […]

  • Fun
  • Yes, Yes, We Know How to Party

    With all of the everything that was last week (funerals, new water heater, work events, World Series, deadlines), I completely forgot to talk about the Third Annual Hayley House Party. Yes, we had a party. Yes, it was fun (of course!). Yes, we had to turn on the Texas Rangers World Series Game 1. Yes, […]

  • Work
  • A Royal To-Do

    Do you remember that I said my office likes to have fun? (A few reminders here, here and here.) Well, we certainly couldn’t let anything as important as the Royal Wedding happen without having our own celebration. So a few mischief makers (and you know that I’m certainly not one of those) put together a little […]

  • Family
  • This Year’s Theme

    It appears that the theme for the Hayley’s Christmas 2010 was Let Us Entertain You! Nearly every gift related to our love of food (cooking utensils), of the furbabies (toys and favorite food), of the Hayley House (decor items) and of entertaining (see below). Believe me – we are not complaining. In fact, we were overjoyed!!! From […]

  • Fun
  • Should I?

    I would be terribly remiss if I didn’t say that great parties require great people to pull them off. Of course, The Boy and I are great people. That goes without saying. But so are our dear friends, J and S, and my Baby Sister. Without them, we really would have had a rough time […]