A Mammoth Debut at the Perot Museum + Giveaway!

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science recently invited me to attend its annual Holiday Family Blogger Day, and I was thrilled for the chance to get a sneak peek of all the new holiday happenings at the museum. Dallas-area friends, if you haven’t had a chance to make it out to the Perot Museum this holiday… Read More


Sunday Snapshot: The Time We Stumbled Upon a Christmas Card

A weekend of heavy rain and flooding kept us from venturing outdoors in the cold, wet weather to experience our local tree-lighting festival this year. We had so much fun last year that it was a bummer to miss it, but I still wanted to take C to look at the 30-foot-tall Christmas tree when the weather cleared up.… Read More




28 Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Being stuck inside on a rainy day doesn’t have to be boring. Today I’m sharing my favorite activities for kids when bad weather keeps you indoors. I’m linking up with some fabulous mom bloggers who are sharing their best rainy day activities too. Make sure to check out their posts at the end for more great… Read More


Thanksgiving Handprint Turkey Hat

I loved arts and crafts in grade school, and having a child makes me feel nostalgic for all the great ones I did when I was a little girl. If you’re looking for a fun Thanksgiving craft for kids, there’s none better than a festive turkey hat for your little one to wear! It’s a timeless craft that I bet you… Read More


Ecocentric Mom Box Review

October 2015 Mom & Baby Box Having a baby prompted a lifestyle change for me. I admit that long before I was pregnant, I didn’t care to the level I do now about eating healthy and using natural products. But when we decided to start our family, I began researching changes I should consider making for the well-being of my child. I… Read More


Sunday Snapshot: Perfectly Fall

We broke out the long sleeves and pants today for the first time this season. Hooray! I woke up freezing this morning and felt so excited about it that I switched from the A/C to the heater and then spent part of the morning packing away into bins most of C’s summer clothes that I know… Read More


Fall Pumpkin Patch Felt Board

I gushed in our summer recap that it was cooling off and the high temperatures here had dropped down to the 80s, but I spoke too soon. Our hot Texas summer keeps dragging on into fall, and it’s 99 degrees today in mid-October! For those of you with little ones AND perfect autumn weather, here’s… Read More