Flourish

Flourish { flour•ish } to grow or develop in a healthy or vigorous way   Often we get so wrapped up in our daily routines that we let life get the best of us. We loose sense of ourselves, our goals, our faith and our patience. There are so many ways to get re-centered and…

Give thanks

There is always, always something to be thankful for   As we enter day 12 of the November 30 Day Challenge I can't help but think about all the days past that I have not taken the time to reflect on what I am grateful for. Don't get me wrong, I have felt gratitude for…

New Mexico by morning

Have you ever packed up your family and headed down a 5+ hour road trip to another state just for fun? No? You're missing out! Last minute road trips to a new & unknown destination are the BEST!  Our family decided we just didn't experience enough snow in sunny South Texas. So, New Mexico was…

What’s in a name?

What's in a name? How often have we heard that question and soon began day dreaming about a young Leonardo DiCaprio in his role of Romeo?  But has that question had you sit and ponder about the meaning of your name? Now I'm not speaking about some definition of "loyalty, beauty or nobility" that you…

The Journey Continues…

Hola! Originally, I started a blog under my photography site TexasSharpShooter Photography. However, as my company has grown, so have I AND I am a lot more organized! You will see a few of the original blog posts pop up here but so much new content with trips, fashion, kids, comida and so much more!…

A cattleman’s wife

It was 2013 and we were going non-stop with our kiddos. They were mature enough at this time that we could pack up & go last minute and we did. We went everywhere, Lake Amistad, down the Rio Grande, Seminole Canyons, it was outdoor fun! About this time, I was yearning for more from this life. I…

The pre-school edition

The fun and much anticipated pre-school stage. Or as I like to call it, the horrible 3's. I love Hunter and I adore his personality. I wouldn't change anything about him because I know who he is right now will change soon and I will look back and miss those days with him. Sometimes though, he's…

Cherry Cream Cheese Cobbler Dump Cake

My children are notorious for last minute notices when it comes to school projects and also for signing me up for everything! I have had phone calls to cook 6 pounds of beans for a fall festival, bake a million cupcakes and donate double snacks for class parties. I love my children!  While I am…