We don’t get snow often in Texas, and certainly not enough to shut down Dallas for over a week! The kids were out of school for SEVEN days…and we made the most of it.

I take caring for my face very seriously. At the same time, I really don’t want it to be a massive chore, time suck or budget buster. Here’s a rundown of my process and the products I use.

2020 – what a year you were! Despite the way it turned all of our lives upside down with a mixed bag of ups and downs, it turned out to be one of my favorite years of all time. I’ve learned so much this year about myself and those I choose to surround myself with, not to mention every possible video conferencing app ever created.

In what’s typically a shindig-filled month of celebration, Christmas 2020 didn’t gift us with the “presents of other’s presence.” Ours was a very small affair. Despite that – or maybe because of it! – the gifts flowed heavily this year!

Did you know that the average adoption costs nearly $50,000 in one-time expenses? Could you come up with that chunk of change without destroying your finances or working three jobs? I can’t imagine anyone not being able to help a child and build a family simply because they can’t come up with that large lump sum, which is why I’m so passionate about the work that helpusadopt.org does.

Rescheduled from its typical July timeframe, Amazon Prime Day is the new Black Friday in October! And to make the shopping even sweeter, Walmart, Target and other major retailers are joining the fun. Here’s a running list of some fab deals I’ve spotted.