You can’t listen to the news lately without hearing about the college admission scandal! Although I do not condone the behavior of these parents I certainly can relate to what lengths they went to in order to gain admission for their children. The pressure on students to perform in the classroom, take on leadership positions,… Read More College Admission Resources
Springtime has sprung in Texas and it is one of my most favorite times of the year! I know what you are thinking and you are right, I say that about all of the seasons! I know! But there is something so refreshing and new about Spring! The birds are more cheerful, the blooms are… Read More Hello, Spring!
My son recently turned 16 and got his drivers license. Eek! Another milestone in his life and one step closer to him growing up and going off to college! Eek! Eek! This momma isn’t prepared for that at all! Okay, so I am a little prepared but not like I would prefer to be! Preparing… Read More Preparing for College
I don’t really need reason to celebrate the holidays but it you are looking for one then the next fews counting our way to Christmas are going to be a real treat! When a friend first introduced me to the Christmas Cookie Martini and described it as a wintery cocktail, I really wasn’t all that… Read More Christmas Cookie Martini
Recently I came across a great deal on strawberries and since they are such a delightful spring time food I purchased a bunch of them. And by bunch, I mean more than two pounds of them! So after nibbling on them for a few days I decided I probably couldn’t eat all of them before… Read More Simple Southern Jam
When we first bought the farmhouse, one of the projects that we wanted (or should I say needed) to tackle was painting the exterior of the house. Along with that included painting the detached garage and replacing the door that was badly damaged. To put it nicely, the farmhouse was an ugly yellow and the… Read More Garage Door Accessories