• Going Green: Favorite things edition

    By on October 16, 2018

    Before school started this year ( the mom’s unofficial “new years” when we make all the really important resolutions). I took a look at how we were doing in the “Green” department. After a summer of a trillion million snacks ( do anyone else’s children live on snacks?!) I was…

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  • The Day Between: A book after one year…

    By on October 10, 2018

    Today marks the one year anniversary of my book hitting the book selling world. As of today, you’ve been able to buy my book at Barnes and Nobles and obviously Amazon and a few local bookstores in my hometown of Nacogdoches ( the only place I bothered to pursue…

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  • The summer of 2018

    By on September 19, 2018

    UMMMM!!! Its almost middle/end of September! I’m half-way decorated for fall ( I love fall so much that its a two-tiered process of decorating, thankyouverymuch)! And I have YET to do my normal summer round up….I guess its ok, because I did cover the summer a few times WHILE…

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  • A hug

    By on September 7, 2018

    Sometimes you just need a hug. A spiritual hug from On High that reminds that we do, in fact, have a Savior who is not only Lord over all, but also Lord over the little.  My mother recently did a Children’s Sunday school lesson on this. It was mostly…

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  • Things I love, plus one thing I do not love

    By on September 5, 2018

    Brett was in the military for the first 9 years of our marriage, so I know all about horrible healthcare. So, lets just say my threshold is pretty much at the bottom of the barrel. But recently I’ve run into some health issues that I have not been able…

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  • A ball of nerves

    By on August 27, 2018

    I woke up this morning in a haze of nerves. And then I remembered why. It’s the first day of school. I would like to say it snuck up on me or something but it really didn’t. I’ve been a crazy person for a solid week. I know this…

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  • Animal Planet

    By on August 7, 2018

    I remember quite clearly the day the allergist came back with the news that both of my older children were allergic to both cats and dogs.

    I was thrilled.

    Not that I don’t love a cute puppy as much as the next person, but what I don’t love is hair everywhere, expensive medical…

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