Things I Love: Personalized Kid’s Stationary From Minted #AD


Spring Blossom Cards Thank you to Minted for sponsoring this post. Now that most kiddos are back in school it’s time for parents to think about back-to-school purchases beyond 3-ring binders and crayons. Something I’m often guilty of overlooking each year is thank you notes for Jackson’s teachers and the school staff. One great solution [...]

Review: Dell Venue 8 Pro #TabletCrew

Dell Venue 8 Pro

Thank you to Intel for providing me with a Dell Venue 8 Pro. My how has technology evolved. Tablets these days are so good, they are fully capable of replacing your computer or laptop. Intel recently sent me the latest tablet to come from Dell, the Venue 8 Pro, for a review as part of [...]

Things I Love: San Francisco City Lights

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Thank you to San Francisco City Lights for providing me with a lovely Notch Laced Top. At some point in the last 5 years or so, I’ve noticed that all my new clothing purchases (especially for travel) have two things in common. They need to be stylish, but also super comfortable. As anyone who is [...]

The Cadillac Ranch in photos #LLFAcrossTexas

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The Cadillac Ranch in Amarillo, Texas Wow. It’s August 1st and this is the first time I’ve posted in over 2 weeks. In that time I’ve made a conscious effort to focus more on myself – especially in terms of my physical and mental health. It’s a work in progress of course, but so far [...]

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 [...]