15 Essentials To Buy Before Your Trip to Disney World

If you haven’t figured it out already, I LOVE Disney World! Fortunately, I married a man who loves it just as much as I do! We cannot visit the Happiest Place on Earth enough. I also LOVE planning my trips almost as much as I love our time…

When Your Child has ADHD

Our oldest child, Landry, is smart, funny, imaginative, curious, theatrical, witty, frustrating, competitive, sensitive, marches to his own drummer… the list goes on and on. He also has ADHD, and the past 5 years since his diagnosis have been a journey of learning & adapting, and have been full…

The One Thing Every Mom Needs

I will never forget when I found out I was pregnant with Landry and how the people in my life reacted to the news! Landry was a surprise, so to say I was freaked out would be an understatement. I was at, what I thought was, the prime of my…

One Day Visit to Universal Studios Orlando

Some time ago, Landry was struggling with his reading and falling behind in school. His ADHD meds wear off almost as soon as he gets home from school, so getting him to sit down to read requires finding something he is almost obsessively into. Nothing worked… that is until…

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party: 10 Essential Tips for a Fun, Easy Going Evening

A couple of years ago we took a fall trip to Disney World and got to experience Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP)!  It’s so easy when you’re planning a trip to Disney World to get bogged down in the planning, and have…

10 Essentials for Every Road Trip

With a few road trips under our belt, I’ve definitely collected my own list of hits and misses for our time in the car! None of these are crafty, life-hack type things. These are legit, go online and buy them because if you’re reading this…

Texas Road Trip Part 2

We spent the second half of our summer Texas Road Trip going up through Austin (you can read about our first few days in San Antonio here), but first, Matt had to stop off at his alma mater, Texas State University (or South West Texas back in his day).  He…

Our Texas Road Trip Part 1

This summer we decided that since things were not going well at work, we would just do a quick trip around Texas instead of a big beach vacation. Oh, that thing called hindsight! We should have gone to the beach! Friends, never put off life because you’re hoping…