Ode to Notre Dame

"Notre Dame Cathedral is burning down." My heart sunk when I saw the message my husband sent me yesterday afternoon. Paris has always had a magical place in my heart. I studied French all through high...

Best Family Trips To Book In 2019? Visit A National Park!

Best Family Trips To Book In 2019? Visit A National Park! Family vacations are a time to have fun and connect with each other. What better place to seek adventure, serenity, and connection than at one...

Traveling With A Purpose

Traveling With A Purpose “But Mom, my friend just got his own xbox and a 55” TV for his room and it’s just.not.fair.”  That’s my cue that it’s time to pack up the fam on...

Meet Cole Godvin

Meet Cole Godvin I’ve lived in quite a few cities, and by living I pretty much mean having fun, struggling, dreaming, trying to figure it all out. New York is expensive. LA is expensive. The...

Meet Rachel Montgomery

Meet Rachel Montgomery Hey there Austin Moms! Rachel Montgomery here and I am thrilled to call Austin my “hometown” after 20 years in this amazing city. I came here as a student at the University...

Travel Tips For Large Families

Travel Tips For Large Families Traveling with a family can be a challenge, but traveling with a large family can bring a whole host of challenges!  This past winter, our family of six traveled from...

Best Couple Trips to Book In 2019

Best Couple Trips to Book In 2019 Having a built-in travel buddy is one of the best parts of being married! Not always a cinch to get away from kids, bills, and work, however it...

Why We Love Aspen Snowmass

Why We Love Aspen Snowmass We love Texas, but one place we love almost as much is Colorado. From the cool crisp air to the gorgeous scenery, visiting Colorado is our family's happy place. Not...

December Family Events In Austin

🎄The Holidays are here!! 🎄Can you feel the excitement?  Absolutely anything that you may be looking for can be found in Austin this time of year.  From shows and concerts, to festivals and fairs,...

Best Snacks For Extracurricular Activities

Best Snacks For Extracurricular Activities Who else goes through snacks like they're going outta style? So. many. snacks. If my 3-year-old had it her way, she'd survive on snacks alone. I don't indulge too much...

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