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…

Finding Out 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 years since his diagnosis have been a journey of learning & adapting, and have been full of equal…

One Thing All Moms Need

I should have been happy. I was spending every day with this beautiful baby boy, I had every gadget and gizmo on the market to guarantee a happy baby and happy mommy, I had a loving supportive husband, and family close by! But I wasn’t happy; I was so…

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…

Must Have 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…

Austin, TX with Kids

After visiting San Antonio, we drove up to Austin, but with a pit stop at Matt’s alma mater.  He often talks about how much he loved his time at Texas State and couldn’t wait to show the boys the campus. We toured campus, saw where he…

San Antonio with Kids

A few summers 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…