Live Your Truth

Write Your Truth I saw this quote this morning on Instagram and it really hit close to home. Life is not like an instagram profile! It's messy and most days like a rollercoaster. As much as I love my instagram layout and keeping things light & airy with a touch of organic, I have to admit…

Time for a change

It was December 9, 2017 and the family was all decked out in their best. The boys in boots & ties, our daughter in her lace evening dress and the hubby in his leather vest and cowboy hat. We were down to the last five minutes of "we need to get on the road now!"…

country kids, country living

There are many tales of how children differ when raised in the city vs country. While there are pros & cons to both, my personal experience proves that the country life is a far richer experience than any concrete jungle can provide. Don't get me wrong, raising our children on a ranch in Texas does have its disadvantages.…

The beginning

I can close my eyes & remember every detail of our first meeting. 1996 and I was a freshman at La Pryor High School.  I was shy, awkward and lacked style (my mother picked out my rocky jeans). There I was sitting in Mrs. Blair’s English class when all the girls began to giggle and…