Happy Friday! FMK and I are heading out of town without the kiddos to celebrate our birthdays. This is one of our favorite annual traditions and I always look forward to sleeping in!

I’ve rounded up a few articles I came across this week for you to enjoy in your downtime. Enjoy and have a great weekend! xo

On the Perception of Confidence: I love this thoughtful post by Krystal Bick about the perception of confidence on social media. It can be so easy to compare yourself to others on Instagram, but you have to remember that typically you’re only seeing someone’s highlight reel. Everyone has their own struggles and insecurities regardless of how they appear on Instagram.

Marie Flanigan Interviews Bailey McCarthy of Biscuit Home: So much fun to read this interview with my friend Bailey McCarthy by my other friend Marie Flanigan. There are so many amazing women in Houston and it’s always amazing to see them supporting one another!

Modern Parenting Styles: There are so many “parenting styles” and it can be overwhelming to determine which parenting methods are best! At the end of the day I feel like we’re all just trying to get from one day to the next and do our best, but I love reading about various parenting tactics.

Why You Should Drink Wine in Houston Now: I love seeing Houston getting national recognition, and this time it’s for wine! Adding lots of places mentioned in this Wine Enthusiast article to my running list of date night spots.

J.Crew 40% off weekend sale: Time to shop transitional spring pieces!