We made it to Friday! This week felt especially long since I've been living in memories and whispers of last week's trip to the California coast, so I'm really ready for a low-key and relaxing weekend. Tonight I think I'm going to make this soup - it's going to be rainy here and this seems like the perfect thing to have for dinner. Tomorrow I'll go to yoga and giggle with Kyla over lunch, then hopefully squeeze in a nap and maybe, if I'm feeling ambitious, some organizational projects. I'm so excited for Sunday, which is when we're going to have a Friendsgiving celebration with our small group! I'm making stuffing and a harvest salad - yum. On Monday evening (which is certainly not the weekend, I know, but thanks to a short work week, it will feel like an extension of it), James and I bought tickets to see The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1. I can't wait to see it on the big screen! Happy Friday, and enjoy some fun links from around the web!
My latest post is up on Darling Magazine's blog! It's about ways to take in culture in your community. How do you get a dose of culture in your hometown? Dallas is full of museums that I love to wander through, and there are so many great ethnic restaurants that (literally!) give me a great taste of culture, too.
Given my passionate love for Mexican food, this cookbook would be the perfect title to add to my repertoire.
Okay, more food for thought - wouldn't a popcorn bar be a fun feature to have at a party?
I need to hop into Goop's pop-up shop in Highland Park Village soon and very soon! Probably not on Saturday when Gwenyth Paltrow will be there to sign her cookbooks - because it will be a ZOO - but definitely before the pop-up shop leaves Dallas in the middle of December!
Image from our time in Big Sur - more to come soon!