{Urban Acres: Community Day}

We’ve professed our love for {Urban Acres} time & time again.
Why?
Because we still love them!

And a couple weeks ago they gave us even more reasons to keep our professions loud and clear!
COMMUNITY DAY!

I’m talking petting zoo, yoga in the park, local farmers and free oak tress.
Doesn’t get much better than that.

We enjoyed some {Oak Cliff} coffee on the patio with my sister and bestie.  (See more photos from the event {here}). Continue reading

{Urban Acres: A Local Co-op}

Ahhhhh…who doesn’t love some fresh fruits and veggies during the summer?

Pete and I began our relationship with healthier living and eating in January when we did our first stint on Whole30 (more to come).  Loving the way I was feeling and being a declared documentary addict, I happened to stumble upon {Ingredients} on Netflix and fell in love!  This little gem of a doc introduced me to the concept of CSA farms.

[Wikipedia defines CSA as the following: Community-supported agriculture (CSA; sometimes known as community-shared agriculture) is an alternative, locally-based economic model of agriculture and food distribution. A CSA also refers to a particular network or association of individuals who have pledged to support one or more local farms, with growers and consumers sharing the risks and benefits of food production.]

We knew we were going to continue to eat good foods and our eyes were opened to the impact of government farming, so joining a CSA seemed to be a no-brainer.  We did and we were TOTALLY disappointed. Continue reading