“When You Get, Give.”

Scrolling through Facebook the other morning, I wasn’t emotionally prepared for what I’d come across. Having “liked” the CNN Facebook page, my feed showed me the face of a little 5 year old… Continue reading

Giveaway: A Girl’s Night Out With Bad Moms

I love a fun girl’s night out, and what better way to hang out with your girls than at an advanced showing of Bad Moms? The movie (click here to watch the trailer)… Continue reading

Tips for Flying with a 2 Year Old

Last summer when we flew to Colorado MJ was one year old. I had tips then for flying with a one year old (read about them here).  It took me a bit by… Continue reading

Traveling with a Toddler and a Teen: The DC Area

I’m probably not alone in this thought: traveling with kids is hard. It’s difficult regardless of the age of the child, but for me, the toddler years are rough when traveling. Add a… Continue reading

Teaching Toddlers About the Night Sky with My First Telescope

If you follow my blog, you’re probably aware that I’ve tried to gets my kiddos outdoors as much as possible. That’s getting more and more difficult in the Texas heat, so we’re now… Continue reading

Santikos: Watch a Movie, Help a Charity 

I love a company with a cause, and I’m excited to share that every purchase at the new Casa Blanca Theatre at Alamo Ranch benefits the local community.  A Movie Viewing Experience Like… Continue reading

Schlitterbahn Waterpark: A Favorite for Tots and Teens

The Memorial holiday is always a little teaser for the soon-to-be summer, and we decided to break summer in early at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in New Braunfels. By this time in the school year… Continue reading

Family Friendly Fun with the San Antonio Symphony

Enjoy a free simulcast at the Tobin Center Riverwalk Plaza of the San Antonio Symphony’s performance of the Beethoven Violin Concerto followed by Mahler’s monumental “Titan” Symphony at the Tobin Center for the… Continue reading

Cool off in New Braunfels

It’s The Year of Anniversaries!World’s Most Award Winning Uphill Water Coaster, The Master Blaster, turns 20: The Schlitterbahn New Braunfels park is home to a guest favorite, the world famous Master Blaster. Built… Continue reading

The Great Outdoors

As a kid I played in the street. A lot. I played kickball with the neighborhood kids, I rode my bike, yelled “you’re it” and then ran, and drank from the hose. My… Continue reading