If you have been following us on Instagram, you have seen all of the fun things we have been doing this summer. Our van is down, so we are limited on where we can go for a while so I decided to pick out a ton of fun crafts and snacks to do with the kids. We have been doing about 2-3 crafts a week along with a crafty snack which is the most fun. […] Continue reading » “Summer Crafts Week One Recap”
Hey parents in the DFW area (and others)!! Are you looking for a cheap, budget friendly way to keep your kids from whining about how bored they are all summer? I know I am! I have 7 kids ranging from 1 to almost 13 so it’s kind of hard to please everyone. I discovered the most AWESOME thing called the Pogo Pass. It gives you admission into a whole bunch of venues that will be sure to please everyone.
From Hawaiian Falls to the Video Game Museum, here in the DFW Metroplex there are so many fun family activities. We usually end up getting one family membership to one place because they are pretty pricey but it never really seems worth it when we only go a few times a year. Of course, it’s worth it financially, but my kids get tired of going to the same place over and over. With the Pogo Pass, you get 1-12 entries into a whole bunch of places to you can go do something new each time. […] Continue reading » “Make Summer Fun with a Pogo Pass!”
I received a copy of both books for review via NetGalley.
“A Tale of Two Mommies” by Vanita Oelshlager is a quick read children’s book about a boy who answers questions about his moms, Momma and Mommy, as he plays with two other kiddos at the beach. […] Continue reading » “Review: “A Tale of Two Mommies”, “A Tale of Two Daddies” by Vanita Oelshlager”
Oh, hi! It’s been quite a while since I have been on here. Last year was a doozy. There was some extreme ups at the beginning of the year and then everything kind of fell apart for a while. Lots of extreme downs. Loss, abuse, depression, stress, sadness, confusion.
2016 was not always kind to me. […] Continue reading » “It’s been a while…”
Michael and I were thrilled to check out the Wildflower! Art & Music Festival this year. An annual tradition in Richardson, Texas, the festival brings art, music, food and fun for the whole family. […] Continue reading » “Wildflower! Art & Music Festival 2015”
Today was a sad day for my local crunchy mom group. The medical examiner ruling came back that announced the cause of death of our sweet crunchy mama, Lindsay Gardner and her darling baby girl Hailey. […] Continue reading » “Spread Warmth and Love in Memory of Lindsay and Hailey”
Spring is just around the corner which means it is the obligatory cleaning time. I just heard about the 40 Bags in 40 Days project and I am going to give it a try. […] Continue reading » “Decrapify Your Life – 40 Bags in 40 Days”
Are you looking for something fun to send to school with your kids in place of candy for Valentine’s Day? I am always THAT mom who tries to avoid the sugar and dyes on these holidays where SO many treats are given to my kids. […] Continue reading » “Homemade Valentine’s Day Crayons”
I am so excited about this upcoming event in my city! Some of you may know that I am a seamstress. I went to the Art Institute of Dallas and graduated in 2005 with a degree in Fashion Design. […] Continue reading » “Antique Elegance Show – Feb 14th & 15th”
I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season!! Did anyone make any New Year resolutions? Does anyone ever follow through with their resolutions? Yeah, me neither! […] Continue reading » “Twelve Crunchy Resolutions”