“Mom, I don’t know what we’re having for dinner, and I don’t really want to think about it. How do single moms do this??” I whined about “adulting” and about this season in our lives to my mother. I am such a wuss. Just a “season” Part two of the new additional job in our […]
To encourage you to get out and enjoy all that East Texas has to offer this time of year, we challenge you to a Christmas Scavenger Hunt!
Let’s be honest, as parents, it is hard to have time for our own hobbies. For goodness sake, I wake up at 4:30 in the morning just so I can workout without a child sitting on me while I try to do it. This got me thinking about the importance of hobbies and why […]
How many of you are familiar with the concept of “the mental load”? Please take a minute – or three – and review that link. Trust me. It’ll open in a new window and you can refer back to it as you go – but what I’m about to say won’t make quite as much […]
When I was young, I always knew there was something different about him. I could never put my finger on what it was that made him different from all the other dads. I knew that people thought he was funny. I knew that everywhere we went, he knew someone well enough to strike up a […]
“I want a race car… no! A toolbox. No! An airplane… yeah an airplane!” My dad has a soft spot for my 5-year old son. And my son would do just about anything to spend time with his grandpa. So, when my son says he wants to build something out of wood (my dad’s favorite […]