Road Trip Essentials 2018

January 12, 2018

Let me be completely honest! I HATE to fly! If someone told me I could fly to my destination and it would only take 2 hours or I could drive there and it would take 10, I would still choose to drive! Don’t get me wrong, I still fly, but only when I have to! LOL! Since we are a…

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Not your typical Fixer Upper

October 7, 2017

When I was a little girl, the only time we were allowed to drink coke was during our road trips. The taste of coke still brings me back to road tripping with my family. Fast forward twenty years later and now I’m taking road trips with my family. Our boys love getting up early, grabbing their pillow and discovering something…

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The perfect Girls Night Out at Grapefest 2017.

September 22, 2017

Arrive early! This is especially true if you plan on going during Saturday or Sunday. Bring an appetite. The vendors tease you with their smells and tantalizing samples. So, come prepared to eat. Just think of it as a practice for the State Fair of Texas. Bring comfortable shoes! There’s lots to see, stores to browse through and wine to…

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Date night and a Masterpiece!

September 17, 2017

Brady and I try to go on a date night at least twice a month. With 2 active boys and very busy schedule, this can be difficult. When we heard about Pinot’s Palette  in Dallas, we had to give it a try. What’s Pinot’s Palette? It’s a painting class for those who’s live of painting ranging from beginner to advanced. The…

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21 pictures to make you fall in love with Riviera Maya

September 10, 2017

  This summer, my husband (Brady) and I finally went on a vacation without the kids. It was our 20 year anniversary and wanted to celebrate while the kids were in church camp. We stayed 5 days and 4 nights at El Dorado Seaside Resort in Riviera Maya. I researched for month to find the perfect Adult only resort that…

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Adventure in rock climbing! 

August 21, 2017

I love finding new things for my kids to try. So when I found out Summit Indoor climbing was ten minutes away from us, we had to try it. Once we arrived, we were fitted with a harness, were given different shoes to change into and were shown how to use all the equipment. As you can see from the…

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Tour of Disney Cruise Line 2018

August 17, 2017

Thank you Disney Cruise Line  for the opportunity to tour your Dream Ship. While my family was enjoying the many amenities at Disney’s Port Orleans- Riverside I embarked on an hour car ride to Port Canaveral, Florida. Disney Cruise Line has a signature colors that you can’t miss: black hull, white superstructure, yellow trim and giant red funnels. It gets you…

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Who’s ready for some Bahn Love?

August 13, 2017

When discussing our plans for this summer, we knew @ Schlitterbahn  in New Braunfels, TX was on our list. This has been our yearly tradition for the past 3 years and we don’t plan to break it! Schlitterbahn is located 4.5 hours from Carrollton, TX and we usually stay the night at a hotel. This year, since Christian had to…

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El Norte Mexican Grill Plano, TX

August 9, 2017

I love finding little gems hidden in our busy town. This was the case when we found El Norte Mexican Grill in Plano. It’s on a corner street but don’t worry, their building and neon light will make it hard to miss. The restaurant is inside a turquoise building that resembles a Mexican pueblo. It sets the tone for your…

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