We’ve had an exciting week at House of Harper with the launch of our custom shirtdress and boys’ guayaberas with Paris Texas Apparel Co. This collaboration has been the perfect way to kick off the fall season. On Monday we’re launching a new series exclusive to our newsletter subscribers that will cover tips on getting back into a groove at work, resetting routines and healthy habits, and organizing all aspects of day to day activities. Be sure to sign up here so you don’t miss out! In the meantime, enjoy a little weekend reading!

HOUSE of HARPER x Paris Texas Apparel Co.: I loved getting to work with the talented people behind Paris Texas Apparel Co. and designer David Peck to create a shirtdress that’s super versatile and light enough for the Texas heat! An added bonus for all my fellow boy mamas out there, you and your boy can sport the matching shirt/dress combo! So cute!

Houston is the New Capital of Southern Cool: We love that Houston’s incredible food scene is being recognized by more than just Texas foodies! Every Houstonian knows our city has so much more to offer than barbecue and beer, and this article highlights the diversity and culture of Houston cuisine.

Just Say No: A Busy Woman’s How-To Guide: As we enter the “back to school” season of productivity and organization, it’s important to remember the value in saying ‘no’. This awesome read from Hey Mama offers effective tips and insightful perspective on when it’s okay to say no and why it’s beneficial in the long run.

Rise and Shine: Bullet Proof Coffee: Bullet proof coffee is the latest trend in caffeinated beverages – and we love the benefits it boasts! Filled with heathy fats from sources like ghee and coconut oil, this tasty drink offers the energy boost that comes with traditional coffee plus the benefits of healthy ingredients to keep you sharp all day long.

Take the Challenge! Find Social Media Freedom This September: September is the month of clean slates and fresh starts, so what better way to kickoff the month than with a social media detox?! We love that this challenge from our friend Camille Styles promotes being present and connected with the people around you. We’re joining in the challenge and will be answering some questions on CamilleStyles.com this month — stay tuned!