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}

Take care of you

Take care of youI don't know about you but far too often, I catch myself taking care of others and tend to forget about doing things for myself. Shocking I know. But sometimes, an opportunity pops up that allows you to truly take care of yourself... and dare I say it, get a little pampered. This past Tuesday, Traci and I were invited to explore an Austin Salon & Spa for some pampering and I jumped at the chance. Traci and I met up with the gals {keep reading}

10 lessons learned while pulling weeds

10 lessons learned while pulling weedsI posted on Facebook that while on vacation, the boys and I pulled weeds. // Post by Shelley Oz. Not your typical vacationing activity I'll admit, but when have I EVER done anything typical? On the drive home I got to thinking about our weed pulling adventure and realized that this is one of those parenting moments I'm kind of proud of... mostly because of the accidental lessons it taught. It all started when the boys were approached by the caretaker of the property {keep reading}

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...]

Lash Extensions

Take care of you

I don't know about you but far too often, I catch myself taking care of others and tend to forget about doing things for myself. Shocking I know. But sometimes, an opportunity pops up that allows you to truly take care of yourself... and dare I say … [Read more...]

Weeds in the rocks

10 lessons learned while pulling weeds

I posted on Facebook that while on vacation, the boys and I pulled weeds. Post by Shelley Oz. Not your typical vacationing activity I'll admit, but when have I EVER done anything typical? On the drive home I got to thinking about our weed … [Read more...]