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2021-2022 Style Obsession Guide:: Winter Hats Favorited By Austin Moms

Winter Hats Favorited By Austin Moms | Keeping up with notable fashion trends has completely missed me for the better part of the last 7 years. This strange new world we live in has...

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

I remember learning about Pearl Harbor in high school - I think we touched on it around 11th grade history? They covered the surprise attack by the Japanese that left 2400 Americans dead and...
Native American Heritage Day

Remembering Our Ancestors On Native American Heritage Day

Remembering Our Ancestors On Native American Heritage Day | Gram was a storyteller - in every sense of the word. Sometimes her ideas and thoughts seemed too abstract for my young mind, something I...

The Best Thanksgiving Dining & Takeout Spots in Austin

The Best Thanksgiving Dining & Takeout Spots in Austin | Autumn is one of my favorite seasons of the year. My excitement over the dying persistent summer heat and welcomed cool breezes means ‘Hello,...
Financial Education

Financial Education: Teaching Kids to be Smart with Money

Financial education is so important and teaching our children the importance of money matters at an early age can foster a healthy relationship with investing, savings, spending and funds in general. So where do we...
ADHD Awareness Month

October is ADHD Awareness Month

October is ADHD Awareness Month. For those who have children diagnosed with ADHD or who have a diagnosis themselves understand how important it is to bring awareness, to this often, misunderstood diagnosis. has a...

Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer

Did you know approximately 30% of early stage breast cancer survivors will have a recurrence as metastatic disease, even after completing successful treatment? 4 years and 5 months ago I was fighting to finish my...
Breast Cancer

Four Ways to Support Breast Cancer Awareness in Austin

By the time you finish reading this blog post, someone in the United States will have received a new breast cancer diagnosis. It happens every two minutes. One in eight women (and some men)...

Addiction, Recovery, and Motherhood

This is my sister's story. A story of addiction, recover, and motherhood. As I write this, I’m at the airport, waiting for a plane to bring me back to Austin, having spent the last...

A New Kind of Bullying That You Couldn’t Fathom Exists

They've been piling up in my inbox for a while now. Quite honestly, with four children, in all three branches of our feeder pattern, I knew it was only a matter of time. Another...