Twisted Root Burger Company

Twisted Root Burgar Company Valentine's Day Table

I get so excited when I find a fun place to eat.  When you have delicious food plus a unique atmosphere, well…it just doesn’t get any better than that.  I had driven by Twisted Root Burger Company several times and noticed that it was ALWAYS packed.  So one day I just up and took my… [continue reading]

18 Years and still laughing.

Anniversary Dinner

Sunday we celebrated 18 years of married bliss laughs.  I am much too honest to say it’s been bliss.  In fact, when I see people gushing all over about how their spouse is the best, awesomest, wonderfullest thing ever…I kinda think they’re lying.  Ha ha.  And, no joke, a few years later I often see… [continue reading]

What he said this time

What he said this time #Funny things husband's say #marriage

Marriage is a fun, crazy adventure, but if you don’t keep your sense of humor you’ll go nuts.  What my husband said this time… We had spent several days in the sun at water parks, theme parks, pools etc.  I was exhausted.  It seemed to me though that I was much, much more tired than… [continue reading]

Explore our Big Country

new york City 1990

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of U.S. Cellular. The opinions and text are all mine. I love, love, love to travel!  I’m guessing y’all already know that by now.    The travel bug bit me when I was young.  My parents were missionaries and though finances were tight it did… [continue reading]

If you give an engineer a vacuum…

You may have married an engineer if...

For the first time EVER earlier this summer I left my husband home alone (Need I say more?) and took the kids on a week long getaway. What we did and where we stayed:  Lake Conroe Homeowners Sweetwater Condos Where we stayed and how to get a super deal on a condo. April Sound Country… [continue reading]

Oh the things he says…

Bobby says

Bobby is at an age that pretty much everything he says is just so cute or funny.  I should be writing down more of his funny kid quotes.  Here are a few I will treasure: Bobby asked me what the girls were doing.  Knowing he knew full well what I sent them to do I… [continue reading]

Children’s Museum of Houston

Houston Children's Museum

The Children’s Museum of Houston is our favorite of all the children’s museums we have ever visited.  There is just so much to do and explore.  When we went to Houston to see my sister Sara, we spent the morning at the Museum until Sara was through at the hospital.  We spent about two and… [continue reading]

Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio

I love theme parks! Living so close to Six Flags over Texas I have always wanted to get season passes, but this is the first year that I had the resources (thanks to the super great deals offered in the fall) and was not pregnant or nursing a baby.  Buying the season passes early we… [continue reading]