Lauren told me that she wanted to learn to cook this summer! I guess the universe loves her because a few days later, she was invited to a Kids Get Cooking Class. Who cares that she had theater camp and swim lessons planned on the same day! Sometimes this being a good mother thing is … More Taste the Hype: Kids Get Cooking Summer Class
My sidekick (Lauren) and I were invited to a summer gathering Saturday afternoon! The kiddos enjoyed a humongous water slide while the adults chatted about absolutely nothing important! YES! It’s Summertime! We even used bug spray with DEET and didn’t care one bit that it wasn’t natural! Oh to just be normal mothers on a … More Summer 2017 Bucket List Countdown #1: Fluellen Cupcakes
Summer time is here!! I promised some of my friends in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area that I would post our Summer 2017 Bucket List. Well here it is!! I’m sure I’ll throw in some surprises for my daughter throughout the summer. Maybe we’ll see some of you on our journey! Feel free to share some … More Momcapade 2017 Summer Bucket List
The following is a Facebook post borrowed from my friend, Pastor Shun Strickland. THANK YOU PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA! Thank you President Barack Obama for the past eight years. Thank you for being honorable. Thank you for your brilliance and compassion. Thank you for seeing the best in this nation even when it showed you it’s … More Thank you President Obama!!
Hey friends! It’s the Christmas season, the time of year that we spread great tidings of comfort and joy! Unfortunately, we have been bombarded by so many negative news stories! We’ll let’s change that and start a kindness chain! Join Momcapade on December 7-11 and let’s spread holiday cheer by performing random acts of kindness! … More Momcapade Kindness Week 2015
I recently turned the big 4-0! Life has finally begun! Birthdays are special to me because that’s the one moment-second, in time that God created just for you! I kicked it off with a Kentucky Derby Theme brunch, at one of my favorite restaurants, Fernando’s in Uptown Dallas (http://www.fernandostexmex.com)! I love their food, drink specials, … More 40th Birthday Celebration! Love and Friendship!
Over the weekend, I, along with my daughter and a friend attended the 59th Annual Greek Food Festival of Dallas hosted by the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. I was excited because I would not only learn the correct pronunciation of “gyro”, but I would finally try one! As much as I love to eat, … More Food, Festival, Fun!
Oh, oh, oh, BLUE BELL IS BACK!!! Even my daughter started clapping when she heard the news! But wait a minute…so is FOOTBALL! Can the week get any better? I am sure I will see social media posts that challenge us to be more concerned or excited about God than Blue Bell or football. I … More Blue Bell…Football…Back in Session!
Living in Texas for almost 15 years, I have become a fan of Tex-Mex and in particular, tacos! Why? It seems that regardless of the restaurant, there is an option for tacos. Yes, I know, not all restaurants, but enough of them! I’ve been hearing great things about The Taco Joint, so my daughter and … More Taste the Hype: The Taco Joint
One of the greatest things I love about being a mom is planning my daughter’s birthday parties! Birthdays are a blessing! After the beginning she had (28 weeker/2 lbs 8oz) I vowed to always make her birthdays specials (although every day is special with her). The event planner in me gets excited about coming up with … More Let Them Eat Cake!