Duffel Bag

Duffel Bag

We are 19 days out from Christmas and only 14 days away from vacation. Woo-hoo! I can't believe how fast the school year is flying by. It is amazing to witness my babies taking on their education. I am so proud of them and can't wait to see what the future holds for them. I [...]

Weekend Travel

Weekend Travel

Travel Bag: Blvd. East My family loves to travel. I was so excited to take this last minute trip to Denver with my hubby. He has work and I have socializing and shopping! Yes! You can't be that for a fun getaway. I told you before that my husband went to the Air Force Academy [...]

Small Town Fun

One of my favorite things to do is discover small towns. East Texas is home to a lot of small towns with a lot of charm.  Ben Wheeler is one of our newest discoveries. It is a great town that has a few restaurants, a famous guitar shop (they supply some of Nashville's finest musicians [...]

Hand-Stitched Embroidery

I am blessed to grow up in a family with rich culture. We have always loved the bold colors, authentic food, rich history, and great love of family that make up the culture. In the south, it is not uncommon for many of all cultures to wear the traditional hand-stitched embroidered Mexican dress or shirt. [...]

Safe in the Sun

I love being in the sun! As I get older I am more cautious with my skin and my children's skin. Lucky for us there is a ton of great swimwear that offers UV protection and still looks great.  Let's face it, I am a mother of four and sometimes I can't get out and [...]

Geared Up

Let's face it. Packing is a bear whether you are traveling solo or with a group! This trip I packed five outfits for everyone and have relied on the amenities of the house! Thank you! Five tiny carry-ons = winning in my book! Minimal gear is great, but sometimes the little things are left behind. [...]