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What's Up Wednesday [September 2016]

What's Up Wednesday [September 2016]

The last Wednesday of every month, Mel @ The Larson Lingo, Sheaffer @ Sheaffer Told Me To, and Shay @ Mix & Match Mama host a fun link up to share the random things going on in everyday life. I love reading these posts on other blogs and I'm super excited to participate in What's Up Wednesday for the first time this month!

What We're Eating This Week

Ryan & I have both been super busy with work lately so we're a little off our cooking game, but we tried a great new restaurant this week that just opened in Dallas. It's wine-country inspired, with 40 wines on tap and a great atmosphere. We may have already been back multiple times.

What I'm Loving

*Slightly* cooler weather! It's been in the 70's and 80's the last few days, and we're loving our evenings on the patio. 

Speaking of our patio, we recently did a little upgrade and stained our concrete, which I'm also loving! I'll do a post on that soon with more info and before & after pics.

What We've Been Up To

This past weekend was one of our favorite fall events, Oktoberfest! We met a few friends at the festival on Saturday evening and enjoyed all of the beer, food, and more food! Memphis even got to tag along, so it was a perfect family outing.

What I'm Reminiscing About

My birthday getaway to Austin! It's been less than a month, but the last few weeks have been so busy and I'd love to be floating in that pool again right now...

What I'm Dreading

Not much at the moment. We are heading into my favorite time of year and we have some fun things planned over the next month, so I'm really looking forward to October!

What I'm Working On

Trying to be more consistent with posting on the blog :)

What I'm Excited About

ALL the Fall things! 

What I'm Watching/Reading

I'm finishing up the last season of The Good Wife and I've loved the entire series! I have really mixed feelings about that *certain thing* that happened to someone a few seasons ago, but I think I'm finally getting over it ;)

I haven't been reading much lately, but I got a few new books for my birthday (including Amy Schumer's The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo!) that I can't wait to enjoy this month.

What I'm Listening To

I can't. stop. listening. to Chris Stapleton. This song, in particular.

What I'm Wearing

My favorite Fall transitional pieces! You should definitely check out the full post for all of the items, but here are a few favorites:

What I'm Doing This Weekend

Ryan's company is opening a new office and we get the keys this weekend! We'll be painting, moving furniture, and hopefully getting everything up and running. *Super* exciting grown-up stuff ;)

What I"m Looking Forward to Next Month

The State Fair of Texas, Halloween, and VACATION! We have a nice little anniversary trip planned, but I'm not sharing where we're going quite yet. Here's a hint...

What Else Is New

That's about it for now. If you made it this far, thanks for reading my first What's Up Wednesday!


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