Texas BBQ Brisket

Hi Friends, Happy February! How are you all doing this week? Now that the new year has well and truly rolled around I thought it was time we shared another recipe here on the blog… Making meat dishes is quite rare for us at the House of Hales, as we […]

2018 Goals

  Hello Friends and Happy New Year to you all! I hope you enjoyed the holiday season with Christmas and the New Year, and whatever else you might be celebrating at this time of year! One thing I have been celebrating right now is “Embracing Minimalism”. Almost every day I […]

Happy December & 2018!

Hi Everybody, Happy December! It is amazing to think another year has come and gone. Time certainly moves fast when things are busy. We will soon be celebrating Christmas followed by one year of living in the UK! If you happen to have some New Year resolutions in mind or […]

Thanksgiving (& Celebrating 5 Years As Expats!)

  Happy Thanksgiving, Friends! This year we are celebrating from our new home in the UK, after spending the last four Thanksgivings in New Mexico, USA. On the menu for this year: Apple Pie with Vanilla Ice Cream, Cornbread with Cranberry Sauce, and Roasted Vegetables (Potato, Sweet Potato, Pumpkin) with […]