Madagascar at the Theatre!

While we enjoy the outdoors, we’re always looking for indoor summer events to get us out of the Texas heat. Madagascar – A Musical Adventure at the Empire Theaterwas a great escape and… Continue reading

Loaded Shrimp Tacos at Taco Cabana for a Limited Time

In my house, we’re Taco Cabana fans. We visit Taco Cabana often between the hours of 4:00 and 7:00. Between these hours we enjoy their $3 Agave Margaritas and typically snack on their… Continue reading

Giveaway: Knuffle Bunny At The Magik Theatre

As a mom and early childhood teacher, I’ve been a Mo Willems fan for years. I’ve read Willems’ social-emotional books to kids for years and have both a classroom and home collection of… Continue reading

Shop Target Through Groupon

I cross paths with 500 four year olds on a daily basis, so I think it’s safe to say that I work hard for my  money.  I love a good deal, and if I… Continue reading

Giveaway: A Morning at the Movies with The Boss Baby

Kid’s movies scare me. Well, not the actual movie, but taking small children to watch a movie in the theater does not seem like an after noon of fun, for me anyway. I… Continue reading

What Is Your Formula For Happiness?

A few years ago when we went from being a family of 3 to a family of 4, our lives suddenly became busier, a bit more chaotic, but so much more fulfilled. With… Continue reading

The Magik Theatre Presents “Duck for President”

As a Prek teacher, former Kindergarten teacher and mom, I’ve long been a fan of Doreen Cronin‘s books. I can remember sitting on the rainbow rug of my first kindergarten classroom reading “Click… Continue reading

“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