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Replacing Buffett with the beach

Disclosure: I was invited by Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Beach Resort to receive a complimentary, two-night stay, and two complimentary meals. I was not compensated in any way. All opinions are mine. I was soooo excited about attending the Jimmy Buffett concert last night to reclaim an long-buried part of my formerly fun self. But, […]

Remembering who I was before “mom”

It seems like just yesterday I attended my last Jimmy Buffett concert (the 10th one I’d been to – Yeah. I’m kind of a Parrothead.). But it was NINE years ago.  The very next day I found out I was pregnant with Delaney (who is named after a Jimmy Buffett song) and my life (and […]

5 Cool Things I Learned at the Texas Conference for Women

Ever need inspiration to infuse your business and your life with new ideas, hope, and a sense of camaraderie (especially when you work alone)? On Wednesday, I found all that and more when I attended the Texas Conference for Women in Austin with my two pals, Melanie and Alicia. Here are five (of the many) cool things I […]

San Antonio Mom Blogger Megan Ortiz of Mean Baby

Each week on the San Antonio Mom Blogs Facebook page I’ll be selecting a Fan of the Week. This week’s featured fan and San Antonio Mom Blogger is Megan Ortiz. Want to be selected as a Fan of the Week? Like San Antonio Mom Blogs on Facebook and participate! Megan Ortiz, who blogs at Mean […]

Lego KidsFest Austin, Aug. 31 – Sept. 2

Thanks to San Antonio mom bloggers Geekette Bits and A Thrifty Diva, I learned that LEGO KidsFest is coming to Austin at the end of this month (be sure to visit their sites and subscribe – they’re giving away tickets to the event!). Normally I would have thought, “Oh, Lego KidsFest. That’s nice.” Because I had no experience […]

The day I became officially OLD

While surfing Facebook today I saw that tickets for a June 5 Austin show of Foster the People were going on sale at 10am. I nearly spilled my coffee from shrieking and jumping up and down. I haven’t  been passionate enough about a band to see them live since my last Jimmy Buffett show in ’04 […]