One Car Shopping Adventure With Kids


Buying a new car before we had kids went something like this: Commence the exciting adventure the moment our finances allowed. Spend hours driving from dealership to dealership comparing prices. Discuss options over a light salad and a glass of wine at a bistro for lunch. Drive off the lot blaring our favorite music, stopping […]

Repurposed Burlap Wreath Tutorial


Hey! If you caught me on The Broadcast on KTXD this morning, you might be here looking for a link to this tutorial. I re-made a burlap wreath that I created last year for Christmas, repurposing it for Thanksgiving by switching out the accent fabric. Here’s a link to the original tutorial, featured in Emma […]

I Took A Leap- Jill Krause Photography


Remember when our government shut down? Good times. My husband works for the federal government, and he was sent home. For the first week of the shutdown, we didn’t know if he’d get paid for that time off, and we didn’t know when we could expect his next paycheck. It was a bit scary. We […]

A Dallas Great Wolf Lodge Staycation- Because I’m Too Pregnant To Leave


About halfway into this pregnancy, I thought, “Oh, we simply MUST take the children to the beach this summer!” I envisioned beautiful sunset photos, perhaps even some of me and my swollen, pregnant belly, surrounded by my kids building sandcastles. I bought them cute swimsuits and matching, personalized towels for their Easter baskets in anticipation. […]