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Take Stunning Bluebonnet Photos With These 10 Tips

Did you know there’s a special day dedicated to celebrating the wildflowers of Texas? No? Well surprise, today’s that day! April 24 is Texas State Wildflower Day, and no wildflower is more recognized in the Lone Star State than its very own flower, the bluebonnet. That naturally makes this the perfect day to share the bluebonnet photos I snapped of… Read More


St. Patrick’s Day Handprint Rainbow Art

My almost-2-year-old (gasp!) toddler has been all about his colors lately, naming them on various objects as we go about our day. With St. Patrick’s Day coming up, I thought, what better way to foster his interest in colors than making a rainbow! We made this colorful handprint rainbow art over the weekend, and it was… Read More


How to Take Your Child’s Passport Photo

Traveling abroad is expensive (though certainly worth it—even with kids in tow!), so cutting down on travel costs where you can is a must. While you can’t save money on those pricey passport application fees, you can save money by taking your own passport photos. The cost of having a passport photo taken at a drugstore… 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


How to Hang a Gallery Wall in 6 Easy Steps

I’ve been accumulating random pieces of artwork for C’s nursery since before he was born. And by accumulating I mean that when I walk by a cute wall-hanging in a store or see some frames in the perfect shade of blue to match his room, I have to buy them. So what do I do… Read More