May is a derivative of mayhem. It's got to be! There is barely time to breathe in this fast and furious month. No one warned me but it's true. From the day your child starts elementary and until they leave your home as an actual adult, all bets are off in May! It's madness. It's… Continue reading MAYhem
Parenting is a blast. It's sooo much fun right up to the point that it isn't! Any parent who has raised a teenager has to know exactly what I mean. Parenting is widely entertaining until the kids grow up and suddenly have a mind of there own. Sure, there are glimpses of pleasant family time,… Continue reading Strategic Parenting
The quick whisper of crisp Fall weather came and went like a decent house guest. Just when I was getting use to it, it vanished leaving me sad and lonely. It's plain ole Hot in Dallas, Texas. So instead of gawking over cute boots and jeans, I'm still dreaming about cold and refreshing deserts.… Continue reading Did someone say desert??
Florida is a big place! So many options for family fun and beach shenanigans. I have a big (loud) gregarious extended family and twenty-seven of us thought it was a good idea to show Florida what we are made of! We came we saw and we made our mark that's for dang sure! TWENTY SEVEN… Continue reading Seaside
At the risk of sounding altogether cheesy, I want to offer up some entertaining Summer workout ideas. My goal is get your creative juices flowing so you can escape the traditional concepts of workout. It's all about perspective right?! I have outlined some family friendly FITastic ideas to keep you and those you love challenged… Continue reading 10 Summer wacky workout ideas
Do you ever feel like you're suffocating from all of the STUFF? Sometimes I look around my house and feel like a hostage. I'm surrounded by too much clutter, not to be confused for my admitted furniture fetish. I'm addicted to furniture...so sue me! My Mr. Chicken Fry has a big time FOOT fetish. He… Continue reading FITness Fetish
A shout out to the all STAR Dallas Cowboys who are on a glorious winning streak. America's Team is back y'all! It's like a huge weight has been lifted and the dark cloud of disappointment has blown over. The city is electric with energy and it feels so good! (did you know that in every blog… Continue reading Dig Deep December
It's Monday already y'all! How was your weekend? You know those post holiday weekends when you're suppose to kick back in comfy clothes, rest and take a load off? ME EITHER! I have read about it and possibly experienced it once or twice but NOT this weekend! This holiday was an Abercrombie pedal to… Continue reading Isn’t FUN the best thing to have?
We are a day away from Thanksgiving. A traditional holiday that fundamentally revolves around food, family and football. Do yourself a ginormous favor and make a plan. Heaven knows you don't want to make the same mistake you made last year. Remember, you stuffed yourself so silly that you had to resort to the old… Continue reading Thanksgiving Overload
Good morning! It's Wednesday. Don't you love how it feels like a FRIDAY? The anticipation of a thanksgiving feast is so exciting. I'm a turkey leg lover myself. And...I must admit, the heavy aroma of a cinnamon brown sugar and melted marshmallows is on my mind. Also fresh on my mind is a recent conversation I had… Continue reading 30 days of THANKS