Best Day Ever Ranch: The Perfect Weekend Getaway

Best Day Ever Ranch

A couple of weekends ago, we got the chance to stay at a cabin for a free preview weekend at Best Day Ever Ranch, a new getaway location just north of Dallas. All week long, Phil and I had been talking about finding somewhere to camp that very weekend, but I hadn't gotten around to getting anything set-up. So when a last minute opening came up on Thursday, we jumped on it and headed north to Whitewright, Texas the very next afternoon! The first amazing thing I love about Best Day Ever … [Read more...]

Usborne Books Giveaway!

Usborne Books Giveaway!

Usborne books giveaway Usborne books were always my favorite books when I was growing up. As an adult, Usborne books are still the favorite books in our house, loved both by the adults reading them and by Jaye and Cy themselves! Because I love the books so much, I decided to start my own Usborne Books business. Typically, Usborne books are sold through in-home parties or the new trend of “Facebook parties.” I’d be happy to help you do either an party in your home if you are local to DFW or … [Read more...]

Cy: Twelve Months

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My little Cy Man, You are not quite so little anymore. I can't believe it has already been a year since you were pictures are from right as you turned 12 months, but as I'm writing this, you are actually 14 months old. At 12 months, you were  still just crawling, but more often on hands and feet, a big bear crawl. At 13 months old, you learned to stand alone and just barely began to think about taking steps. You would take one or two. You only tried about once a day. And you could NOT … [Read more...]

Chatbooks Review: 6 Reasons You Need Chatbooks NOW

Chatbooks Review

Attention: This Chatbooks Review is NOT a sponsored post. All gushing below is honest and true-Chatbooks doesn't even know who I am. For several months now, I've been using an amazing service called Chatbooks. I love it so much that it's time to share it with you all. So here's my Chatbooks review. Chatbooks is a photo book app that is connected to my Instagram account. Whenever I post 60 photos, it automatically creates a paperback photo book and mails it to me. Boom. Memories … [Read more...]

Cy: Eleven Months

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My little boy, This month, you have really started to seem like a little boy. But you'll always be my baby. You are so eager to explore everything. You love to open and close doors-the linen closet, the play kitchen, the bathroom door, the kitchen cabinets. You love to stand at the kitchen cabinet and try to dump out all my Nespresso coffee pods. You are so good at figuring out how things work. You watch me do something, then you try to do the same. After I cleaned your ears, you … [Read more...]