July 4th Decorations

Red, white, and blue are the colors we'll see a lot during this time of year. With July 4th coming up, stores everywhere are getting into the spirit and trying to get us to buy decorations from them! Honestly though,…

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Memorial Day Staycation Ideas

Don't have plans for the holiday weekend? Not to worry! Plan a fun "staycation" to relax and have a great time at home sweet home! Picnic under the sun - How about throwing a picnic lunch together and take it…

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Summer Activities for Kids

It's starting to feel a lot like summer in Texas and the kids will be out of school soon. That means time to start planning activities that keep them entertained and keep you from hearing that dreaded moan "We're bored.…

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Easter Crafts and Treats

I love spring time - the warm weather, the green grass, and more daylight. I love it all, especially Easter! I think Easter is such a fun holiday for kids, as well as adults. I have plenty of friends who…

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DIY Home Projects with Kids

That time of the year is fast approaching — spring break followed quickly by those long, hot summer months. Having a difficult time deciding what to do with the kids? Me too! With a family, finding budget friendly activities can…

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Let’s Have a Family Night

Last week (week 3)'s lucky winner is...Melissa!  Living in Texas with its unpredictable weather, a gal really learns how to be prepared for the unexpected. Extra clothes and blankets in the car, long sheltered-life food in the pantry, and candles and…

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Valentine’s Day DIY Ideas

Two more weeks until the big day — Valentine's Day (and my birthday)! Since Valentine's Day is on a Friday...but on the bright side, we'll have the whole weekend to make up for it. Below are a few creative DIY…

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Traveling With Your Fur Baby

Your fur babies make great travel companions. If you are taking your four-legged friend with you on the road, keep these pet-friendly travel tips in mind. Pet Friendly Hotels: Be sure to ask these questions when you book your hotel.…

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