falling down

"We fall down, to get back up" There are good days, great days, and really dark days. There are no "okay, so this day kinda sucks" days. Flipping into a manic state is, well, it's not pretty. It's like a disease without a cure, it's not my fault I have the disease, there is nothing…

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…

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…

Tea Time

Green tea, black tea, chamomile, earl grey, hibiscus, so many choices and all packed with many health benefits. You can guarantee that when entering our home you'll immediately inhale the sweet aroma of emerald green or the stout aroma of earl grey. Most days we skip the coffee and opt for a warm cup of…

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!…