Erin Ellis

Erin owns Events by Erin, a custom event planning business and co-owns Ellis Designs LLC, a custom woodworking business with her husband, John Ellis. Together, their greatest design is their wonderful daughter, Elizabeth. Erin is an Austin native and graduated from the University of Texas in Austin with a degree in English. She lives in Round Rock, enjoys running, going to the movies and the beach, and of course, writing for Austin Moms Blog!

How We Do Fall in Round Rock

Praise the Lord for the rain and this “cooler” weather! I never would have thought 95 degrees would feel like a cool front, but after this Summer, I am going to bust out my...

I Will Be Spending Mother’s Day on the Soccer Field

Where are all of my Spring Sports Mamas? I see you over there, Soccer Mom in your dry-fit shorts and lifestyle sneakers; looking cute in your team colors, your “Soccer Mom” tank top and...

February is Heart Health Month

With Valentine’s Day just passed, a plethora of paper hearts and chocolates undoubtedly litters your kitchen island while sweet little notes of heart-felt sentiment adorn your refrigerator. You feel the love you’ve poured into...

March is Crafting Month

March is officially Crafting Month, according to the Craft & Hobby Association, and it is a perfect month to partake in handiwork and creative endeavors! With Spring Break, you may have some extra time...

Valentine’s Day at Home

Last year, we really couldn’t leave the house on February 14th, as Snowmaggedon rained, errr, snowed down upon us. We had no choice but to celebrate Valentine’s Day at home; and we LOVED it! The...

Oktoberfest Brews and Festivals Near Austin You Have to Try

It is finally my favorite time of year: Fall! The weather is (slightly) cooler (maybe?), Halloween is around the corner, and fun activities are starting to pop up every weekend! One of my favorite...

Natural Ways to Increase Your Fertility

How to Naturally Increase Your Fertility | For those that don’t know my story, we’ve been through the ringer with trying to increase fertility; let me save you a buck and years of your...

Guide to Snakes in Texas

It is that time of year when we start spending more time outside, and it is more important than ever to have a Texas Snake Guide for reference! As a general rule, all animals bite....
Winter Storm Uri

What I Will Do Differently After Winter Storm Uri

I am a native Texan. We do not prepare for Winter Storms. We usually just have to hunker down for a day or two if it sleets or snows an inch, if that. We...
Spring Break

Quarantine Fatigue Busters: Spring Break 2021

Quarantine fatigue is real, y’all, I know. It is hard to believe that exactly one year ago, we left school for Spring Break (on a Friday the 13th eek!) and didn’t come back. Yikes....