Prayers & Support For Oklahoma Tornado Survivors

May 21, 2013

If there’s one thing we know in Texas, it’s that disasters can happen any time, anywhere. You just hope & pray that you’ll come through all right.  Oklahoma, our neighbor to the north, was hit hard on May 19th. If you want to know how to help people of the tornado disaster in Oklahoma, I’ve […]

Acts of Kindness

December 19, 2012

I’m very inspired by Ann Curry’s tweet about doing #20Acts of Kindness in honor of the children lost at Sandy Hook last week.  Laura @ Pitter Patter Art does these frequently and I’m always encouraged by her generosity and enthusiasm. The outpouring of compassion for the Sandy Hook victims and Newtown is overwhelming and moving.  […]

Rethinking Christmas

December 9, 2012

I’ve decided that this year is a perfect year to set a low bar for my children at Christmas regarding the expectation on presents.  I mean, they have a lot of stuff. And they will get a lot of stuff.  ( Once you add in the extended family and friends, it all kind of adds […]