Tag: family

Why I Love Our Small Family

Why I Love Our Small Family: Our extended family isn't nearby, but that's okay. Here's why: I grew up in small town northern Michigan, where...

So, You Are Thinking About Being A Stay-At-Home Mom?

You are about to have a baby (or you’ve already had them), and are seriously considering becoming a stay at home mom. “But what’s...

Summer Crafting: Beating Those Dog Days Of Summer The Crafty Way

Summer usually starts out with a bang – full of great plans and even greater intentions. But what’s a parent to do when the...

Five Fantastic Texas Beaches

If you have never been to a Texas beach, well what are you waiting for! Plan a weekend getaway for this summer and try...

Are Vegetables Really Good for You? Anti-Nutrients and Plants

Did you know that most plant foods have anti-nutrients? They are compounds that essentially protect the plants from bacterial infections and from being eaten...

Summer Water Safety Tips

Ok, let’s talk about drowning.  Scary right? Really scary. It doesn’t only happen when children are swimming. When I think of tragic stories like...

Why We Love Tumbles the Learning Playground

Tumbles the Learning Playground opened their doors to the Round Rock/Austin community January 12, 2019.  I've been lucky enough to spend a LOT of...

Ultimate Austin Summer Bucket List for 2019

Summer in Austin is all about having adventures and beating the heat. From water play to movie nights to day trips, there are endless...

Middle School Prep: A Mom’s Guide to a Big Transition

As this school year winds to a close, some of you may be gearing up to send your babies to middle school next year....

I’m So Glad My Kids Are The Same Gender: Here’s Why

In preparation for this post I did a quick search on the net to see what other parents have said about having children of...