It's amazing how your plans can change in an instant. We were all set to visit The Nerd's family on the Texas Coast this weekend, and then Andrew got sick. The next day, The Nerd fell ill. We just … [Continue reading...]
As part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias®, I made my family's favorite root beer floats with homemade hot fudge using A&W root beer and Dryer's ice cream.
Nothing says summer quite like … [Continue reading...]
Yesterday, I was faced with a difficult decision: Do I take my son to the doctor, or wait it out to see if he got better? This may not sound like a serious debate, but this is something that I … [Continue reading...]
I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client.
Every spring, I … [Continue reading...]
When you're pregnant, people hand out advice like pediatricians hand out lollipops. That doesn't change once you leave the hospital, and even when your baby grows into a toddler. Looking back at my … [Continue reading...]
Disclosure: I wrote this review while participating in a campaign for Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Wet Ones. I received free admission to Six Flags, attended an informational and complimentary … [Continue reading...]
Dallas Summer Musicals is wrapping up its summer line-up with a bang. Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Flashdance: The Musical took the stage this week for a two-week run in the Big D.
I was … [Continue reading...]
One thing that we could not miss during our AdventureCon trip was SeaWorld San Antonio: Shamu Rocks! I was really excited to see the killer whales in action and I knew that Andrew would really love … [Continue reading...]
In the craziness and excitement of theme parks and amusement parks, it can be easy for a child to get lost. There was a scary while during our trip to SeaWorld San Antonio when my friend's daughter … [Continue reading...]
The most popular post of all time on my site is this recipe for Pie in a Jar. Apparently, people *really* like pies in a jar.
The thing that I love about this is that it's adaptable to any pie … [Continue reading...]
After an amazing rehearsal dinner, we were really excited for Sarah and Marc's wedding. The wedding ceremony was held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, where Sarah is a minister. I loved that they offered … [Continue reading...]
Lately, it seems that all my friends and family members are having babies. And that makes me really, really happy because it means that I get to pick out baby presents!
To me, the best presents are … [Continue reading...]
Earlier this month, we flew to Minnesota to visit The Nerd's family for his cousin's wedding. Although I'd never met Sarah in person, I felt like I had known her for years and that we were already … [Continue reading...]
This is a sponsored post by me on behalf of LifeLock and Circle of Moms. All opinions are my own.
When I started blogging four years ago, my future son wasn't even something I considered. I read … [Continue reading...]
Earlier this year, The Nerd and I had the chance to go on a date night to see The Lumineers at Verizon Theatre in Dallas. My local Verizon rep had some extra tickets to the show, so she gave us a … [Continue reading...]
Arena is the wife of a Nerd and mom of a toddler who loves his Star Wars blankie a little too much. She shares parenting adventures, yummy recipes, and great photography on this Dallas mom blog. email@example.com
Jet is the mom of three kids under the age of four. When she's not wrestling kiddos, she enjoys coaching middle school cross country with her husband. She lives in New Mexico and writes about fashion and style. firstname.lastname@example.org