Who Do You Love More? Your Kids or Your Husband? Thoughts on Instinctual vs. Intellectual Love

Lots of new things have been happening since I last updated about our bungalow life. We are still living here in approximately 1000 square feet, but we’re adding even more things into our living space. Our former master bedroom turned into office/guest room is now a nursery/office/guest room, awaiting a new arrival due any day now. … Continue reading

What’s Your Walk Score?

Maybe this post should be titled “how I inadvertently became one of those Austin hippies that I love to mock.” I am taking a class in the Community and Regional Planning Department of the Architecture school this semester. Urban planners, on the whole, are anti-sprawl and pro-mixed, dense developments. Sometimes, though, the zealousness for these … Continue reading

Welcome to Our Home!

Introducing our central Austin bungalow, circa 1950, complete with original pine wood floors and kitchen cabinets (painted white at some point during its 60 year life), vintage tile on kitchen counters and bathroom floors and walls, and trees older than our parents. We love the house’s classic curb appeal, proximity to transit, and large shady … Continue reading