Why You Need Your Girls As You Get Older

Yesterday I had brunch with my best girls. I’ve known each one of them for at least 20 years, some 25+. We all lead very different lives, but it is our genuine love… Continue reading

Check Out These Sweet Stitches!

I’m an Etsy regular. I love unique, handmade items, and when they’re toddler-size, it’s hard for me to resist. Sweet Stitches Design has lots of those unique, hand-sewn items that I love to dress MJ… Continue reading

No Frame Required! 

I take a lot of pictures. I always have. Only a few favorites end up displayed on my walls, so when I find one I’m excited to hang, I make sure it’s a… Continue reading

Toddler Fashion With a Texas Twist

MJ has had an overflowing closet since she was in the womb. Tiny clothes are adorable, there’s no denying that. When I find a shop or brand I like, I tend to stick… Continue reading

Family Fun at Barton Hills Farm

It’s a good day when you get to spend time outdoors with friends who are like family. Today we visited Barton Hill Farms, which is set amongst 100-year-old cottonwood trees, rolling grassy hills… Continue reading

Waste Less, Live More: 3 Easy Steps

This week is Waste Less Live More Week (September 21-27). Over the last few months we’ve become a much more “green” family. I posted a few months ago about how It Ain’t Easy Being Green. In… Continue reading

Need a Drink? 

The San Antonio Cocktail Conference will be held January 14-17th, 2016 in downtown San Antonio, but if you need a drink sooner than that don’t worry, they’ve got you covered.     The San… Continue reading

How to Benefit From Your Oils All Day

Last month I posted about an essential oil diffusing locket that I’d been wearing. While I’m still enjoying the locket, I like to mix it up and have searched around for different styles of jewelry.… Continue reading

Bringing Awareness to Pediatric Diseases

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. According to the American Childhood Cancer Organization, in the U.S., 15,780 children under the age of 21 are diagnosed with cancer every year; approximately 1/4 of them will not… Continue reading

An Intro to Oils

For a few months now, I’ve been researching essential oils. While essential oils are by no means something new (they’ve been around for thousands of years), there seems to have been a sudden… Continue reading