Essential Oil Jewelry: How I’ve Maintained My Sanity This Week

It’s no secret that I like for my space to smell good. From incense to candles to scentsy plug-ins, I enjoy them all. At Christmas I received an essential oil diffuser as a… Continue reading

What’s In a Name? This is What’s in My Daughter’s. 

For 11 years Xander was my whole world, my only child, my baby boy. While he was always enough, I knew he wouldn’t be my only child. Even when my doctor said she… Continue reading

The Meadows Center: Not the Aquarena Springs I Remember

I remember visiting Aquarena Springs in San Marcos, TX as a child. I can still recall the excitement of the “aquamaids” and other underwater performers, but most of all I remember watching in… Continue reading

Goat Milk Recipe: Banana Milk Shake

We’ve had goat milk in the house for some time now; it’s all MJ drinks. She began drinking goat’s milk at about a year old after her little tummy couldn’t tolerate cow’s milk… Continue reading

San Marcos Premium Outlets: Deals for Summer and Back to School

If you live anywhere within driving distance of San Marcos, TX, you’ve probably made the trip to San Marcos Premium Outlets at some point. If you haven’t, you need to. It’s a great… Continue reading

Fiesta Farm: A Hands-On Experience

I’m an animal lover. Always have been. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t have a pet. I’ve often had classroom pets too. From dogs and cats and hamsters to animals at… Continue reading

A Bitter-Sweet Goodbye to Summer

Today is my last official day of summer vacation. Sad, I know. It’s a bitter-sweet goodbye, as it is every year at this time.  I love, love, love my job. I consider myself… Continue reading

My New Favorite Cloth Wipes: Annie Britches

I have a lot of clothes wipes. I mean, A LOT. I think when I discovered how wonderful, easy and convenient cloth wipes are, I went a bit overboard. Having an abundance is… Continue reading

Love Stuffed Crust Pizza? Head Over to Cici’s! 

I’ll admit that I hadn’t been to a Cici’s Pizza in several years until my visit a few days ago. The Cici’s nearest to us closed and we never sought out another location. … Continue reading

Doseum: Your Kids, and You, Will Love It

When Xander was younger, we were fans of the San Antonio Children’s Museum, and I’ve enjoyed many Prek field trips there as well. With the closing of the San Antonio Children’s Museum and… Continue reading