Throwback Thursday: {My 24th Birthday}

YAYYYY!!!
So glad to have escaped year #23 (and successfully done so for the last month).  This is not for the obvious “23’s a weird year” or “ugh, this year was such a drag” kind of reasons.
No, I’m mostly pumped because I’m glad to be an even number again.
Shallow and OCD.  No shame.

Peter planned a wonderful evening filled with all the things I love: food, drinks, music and new adventures.

IMG_1572Yes, I know I already posted this picture.  BUT…we got dressed up and went out somewhere.  This is always double-post worthy.  At this point in the evening I have no clue what’s happening.  Pete has an affinity for surprises that the control-freak in me loathes but knows I’m supposed to appreciate.  But every time he does this, I loathe it a little less.  🙂

We arrived at {Mockingbird Station} for our surprise pre-activity dinner.  I’m a bit confused.  We’ve either seen and skipped over or have already eaten at every place here.  But good ‘ole Mockingbird had one more trick up her sleeve… Continue reading

{Populaire}

Pete and I had an all too rare date night last week (more to come).

But before we get to that and it’s too late for y’all to catch the movie, we recommend finding your local theater, grabbing a bag of popcorn, wrangling your significant other and enjoying this gem.

yays: It’s like a French “My Fair Lady” with a heroine who possesses an Elizabeth Bennet-esque attitude and a clumsy/quirky charm.  Need I say more?
nays: French-style sexy-time scene.  Keep the kiddos at home, folks.