when the words won’t come.


When life gets in the way of things… be it your workout schedule, spending time with friends and family, or -in this case- your writing it’s very easy to fall back on one standard excuse. I’ve been busy. It’s easy to say. People accept this explanation so readily and without question that it is often [...]

On Summertime and Our Big #LLFAcrossTexas Road Trip


So, it’s Summer. And it’s hot…and honestly between working and Jackson’s therapies and activities our days have been pretty full. I looked up yesterday and realized that I hadn’t blogged in over 2 weeks. It flew by without me even realizing it. In fact, in all the craziness I also realized that we are leaving [...]

Our visit to Bastrop State Park #TxStateParks

Bastrop State Park Cabin

Bastrop State Park is just down the road from Buescher State Park, and there’s actually a park road that runs between them making it easy to see both parks in one day. TIP: If you plan to visit both Buescher and Bastrop State Parks in the same day, you will only have to pay the [...]

Jackson’s Experience with Waves of Impact #autism

Jackson_Waves of Impact_2014

This year Jackson was lucky enough to get a ticket to attend a Waves of Impact surf camp in Galveston. They offered both a Friday and Saturday camp this year, and the Saturday camp filled up less than 15 minutes after registration opened. Waves of Impact is a charitable organization that offers free surf camps [...]