Bless it Forward with Hawaiian Falls

Let’s me honest, it’s HOT in Texas…really HOT! With all of the rain, we are just now starting to see these misreable hot days. Our game plan is to be in water as much as possible. My girls are little fish and love to swim. We have partnered with Hawaiian Falls this summer and are […]

Getting my morning started with Angelino’s Coffee

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I was sent Angelino’s Coffee for the purpose of this review. All opinions are my own and are honest. It’s summer…and I want to sleep in! It’s just not in the books for me this week…or next. With sports camps, fitness classes, swim lessons, and all of the running around that summer brings, I have […]

Disney’s McFarland USA (+ Tamale Recipe!)

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We love rags to riches type movies in our home and they are even better if they are family friendly. We were sent McFarland to review and my kids were excited about the family fun night we planned around the movie! Staring Kevin Costner as the coach was a great draw for me. Hubby loved […]

Pizza Night at Pie Five

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Have you tried Pie Five yet? I wasn’t sure what to expect but had heard great things about it. My family was invited to enjoy a meal there! All opinions in this post are my own and are honest! Upon walking in, I could see it would be very easy to order exactly what we […]

10 Tips for enjoying Fantasy in Sand

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If you are looking for real cool indoor activity for your family then you will not want to miss out on Fantasy in the Sand in Arlington. I was invited to a media preview night and my kids LOVED it! Here are a few things that you need to go before buying tickets! It’s indoor […]

Dining: PDQ – People Dedicated to Quality

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My family was invited to come and check out PDQ, a new restaurant in Frisco. We love chicken, salad and sandwiches and were excited to see what this fun restaurant was all about. Located at 4585 Preston Road in Frisco, this yummy quick service restaurant makes everything fresh and personalized to your preferences. We got […]

Becoming a Sports Mom: Easy Healthy Snacks (+ Giveaway)

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My girls love it when we get to pick and bring snacks for the team. They like to be involved in choosing what we take. Personally, I don’t like to buy junk food for my girls and I like snacks to be on the healthy side. I normally offer my kids fruit or veggies for […]

Stop Thumb Sucking with Thumbow

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My 6 yr old has had a hard time giving up her thumb. I’ve tried everything that I know. I took away her blankie, tried punishing her for it…she just can’t stop. I have struggled with how to make this stop and even took her to the Orthodontist to see about getting an appliance put […]

Celebrate Mom with a Massage (+ Giveaway!)

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Moms are busy busy people! They put a lot of endless efforts into keeping the worlds of those around them moving along. They often deny themselves treats in order to give more to their kids or homes. They are unselfish with their time and that is one of the reasons why I love Mother’s day […]

Monster Treehouse Club helps Maci with reading and writing

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Monster Treehouse Club is a children’s literacy program that ships out bi weekly books, dvds and activities. They actually write to your children each week as their characters and NEVER use a form letter. They encourage children to write back and really get engaged with the characters. It has caused children to have great connection and really want to read and […]