10 Years of Unsolicited Marriage Advice

As I reflected on our 10 years of marriage, and realized that we have received a TON of unsolicited marriage advice over the years. Some great advice that has really impacted our marriage and helped to set us on the right path. Some, not so great that we, thankfully, didn…

The Sunshine Rose

My grandfather flew with the 8th Air Force Bomb Group beginning in 1942. He was shot down on August 7th, 1944 and spent months in hiding. This is his story…

Summer Essentials

The first few weeks of summer a magical time, aren’t they? Everyone is so excited about the freedom and sunshine! The kids get along. Life is all Instagram Worthy! Then reality sets in, pretty soon the kids are over each other, none of their toys are exciting anymore, the…

10 Things to Know Before Building Your New Home

When I started MissAdventures in Adulting, I honestly did not think I would be writing about Real Estate at all. I was so over Real Estate, and, having been burned by it, wanted to get as far away from it as possible. Now that the dust has settled and I…

10 Ways to Help Your Child with ADHD

ADHD can be a lot harder than you think to navigate, but we have learned a few things that have helped him cope with both school and his day to day life…

SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium in Ft Worth

Sometimes you set out for an educational experience, and you get an entirely different lesson! What we really learned at SeaQuest…

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

When I’m talking to Disney newbies about their Disney Vacation plans, I’m frequently asked “Do I really need to visit the Animal Kingdom? It’s just another zoo isn’t it?” While it does have animals that one would find in a…

10 Simple Changes to Make for Earth Day

We’ve known for a long time that our impact on the environment is detrimental! In honor of Earth Day, we are trying harder to make little changes in our home that will make a huge difference for our planet…

5 Things to Learn from Tech’s Loss

I stayed up to watch the basketball championship (which I’ve never done because I’m not really a basketball person), and I watched Matt Mooney and his team throw everything they had into each and every play. Then, I watched their hearts shatter and my heart broke for them…

Spring

I started to sit down and plan our Spring out, and realized that we have a pretty tried and true list of things we do to make the most of the beautiful Spring weather before things get too hot! I thought I’d share a few of our favorite things…