And now ... July is almost over?

And now ... July is almost over?This year - especially the summer - is flying by.  Over the summer months, I know that a few of us were busy with moving and vacations and kids being out of school.  Blogging kinda took a back seat for many of us although there were still some awesome posts around the intergoogles that I hope you didn't miss out on. But what I realized is that,for me anyway, I liked having a reason to write... I missed having the daily {keep reading}

On Reading...

On Reading...When I was on vacation, we took time as a family every day to stop and read.  To stop working or playing and allow our minds to delve into the pages of whatever book we happened to be focusing on at the moment. Prior to vacation, I was ravenously completing book after book and couldn't get enough as the words leapt from the pages and created movies in my mind as I recreated the scenes the authors crafted so eloquently.  That's {keep reading}

Revisiting Austin's Park 'n Pizza

Revisiting Austin's Park 'n Pizza You know how you live somewhere for a while and you kinda start to forget some of the really cool stuff there is to do?  Every week, at some point, I drive past Austin’s Park and Pizza on my commute for work or picking up the kiddos.  And yet?  I haven’t been there since way back when they first opened.  Shame on me.  I know.  So, when I learned that the fine folks over there were making some changes and {keep reading}

Happy Birthday Baby

Happy Birthday Baby12 years ago today I was in a hospital room delivering what would be my youngest child.  I remember that day well - I remember hearing the news that the anesthesiologist was tied up so it would be a while before he could administer the epidural... {that's always what you want to hear}  I remember telling my then husband to go ahead and grab breakfast with my then father-in-law who happened to be in town for work and then decided {keep reading}

GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up

GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-UpDid you know that today (July 21) through Sunday (July 27) is the GO TEXAN Restaurant Round up?  Apparently this isn't a new thing 'round these parts but I had no clue how many wonderful establishments participate.  When I was invited to a preview of some of the amazing local creations, I jumped at the chance and was lucky enough to grab my dear friend Helen to join me in the festivities. Here's the deal - you like to eat out, {keep reading}

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And now … July is almost over?

This year - especially the summer - is flying by.  Over the summer months, I know that a few of us were busy with moving and vacations and kids being out of school.  Blogging kinda took a back seat for many of us although there were still some awesome … [Read more...]

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On Reading…

When I was on vacation, we took time as a family every day to stop and read.  To stop working or playing and allow our minds to delve into the pages of whatever book we happened to be focusing on at the moment. Prior to vacation, I was ravenously … [Read more...]

Austin's Park

Revisiting Austin’s Park ‘n Pizza

You know how you live somewhere for a while and you kinda start to forget some of the really cool stuff there is to do?  Every week, at some point, I drive past Austin’s Park and Pizza on my commute for work or picking up the kiddos.  And yet?  I haven’t … [Read more...]

Birthday017

Happy Birthday Baby

12 years ago today I was in a hospital room delivering what would be my youngest child.  I remember that day well - I remember hearing the news that the anesthesiologist was tied up so it would be a while before he could administer the epidural... {that's … [Read more...]

GoTexan

GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up

Did you know that today (July 21) through Sunday (July 27) is the GO TEXAN Restaurant Round up?  Apparently this isn't a new thing 'round these parts but I had no clue how many wonderful establishments participate.  When I was invited to a preview of some … [Read more...]