A Week in May

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What have we been up to lately? I definitely owe a family post, so here goes! Last Saturday, after breakfast with Pops, we walked down to the park by Pops' house. After a long time playing, Jaye was hot and thirsty. She clearly needed a treat from the ice cream truck. "Mmmm." On Tuesday, Jaye and I met up with her friend Sam at the Galleria play area. She and Sam sweetly shared their snacks with each other, even though for the most part they didn't interact much. Baby playdates are … [Read more...]

A Hodge Podge of Things

Sapphire Ring

Things I haven't gotten around to blogging about: Our awesome spring break trip to Great Wolf Lodge in the Wisconsin Dells. We went with some friends (Phil's best friend from high school) who have a two-year old little boy. It was totally stress-free and perfect. The kids napped at the same time, the kids splashed and had a great time at the water park, and then the kids went to bed at the same time, and we played games for several hours. It was a really fun, relaxing trip. The perfect … [Read more...]

5 Reasons I’m Excited for the Cottonwood Art Festival

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This post is sponsored by the Cottonwood Art Festival. I was compensated for my time. However, all opinions are my own, and I'm honestly excited about going to the festival this weekend! The Cottonwood Art Festival is this weekend, May 4-5 from 10am - 7pm on Saturday and 10am - 6pm on Sunday. The Festival is located in Cottonwood Park, at 1321 W. Belt Line Road, one block east of Coit Rd. in Richardson, TX. Parking and admission are free and the event will be held rain or shine! Though the … [Read more...]

DFW Weekend Fun Alert! Cottonwood Art Festival

Cottonwood Art Festival

This post is sponsored by the Cottonwood Art Festival. I was compensated for my time. However, all opinions are my own, and I'm honestly excited about going to the festival this weekend! It's Monday morning again. And I'm already looking ahead to the weekend. Anybody else with me? One of the things I'm looking forward to this upcoming weekend is the Cottonwood Art Festival. The Cottonwood Art Festival is this weekend, May 4-5 from 10am - 7pm on Saturday and 10am - 6pm on Sunday. The Festival … [Read more...]

Three Pretty Good Things: This Week

Pintwist Parties invitation

I'm looking forward to quite a few things as we start this week. It's really nice to be looking forward to the week ahead on a Sunday night instead of dreading it. 1. On Tuesday night, I'm hosting some friends for a Pintwist Party. Pintwist Parties is a cool company that helps you take one of those awesome things you've pinned and make it a reality! Cher provides all the supplies and advice and you just have to provide the creativity! I used some digital scrapbooking elements to make … [Read more...]