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Pin Tested: Creamy Bacon Carbonara

recipe from Get off your butt and bake, spaghetti dish, bacon and pasta, white sauce, recipes

My husband is the cook in our family. He puts in a long day at the office, often grocery shops on his way home, cooks a creative and delicious dinner for four, and cleans it all up. Yeah, I know. I’m totally spoiled. Or he’s totally whipped. Probably both. Once in awhile Pinterest makes me […]

Landa Library for a beautiful and affordable birthday party in the park

Birthday party at Landa Library Park in  San Antonio, Texas

When my daughter was a baby, we lived in Alamo Heights. Our favorite library story time was at Landa Library, not only because the lady who hosted them was fantastic, but also because there is a beautiful park right outside the library doors. Perfect for family fun at all times of the year, but especially […]

Story Time at HEB Alon Market in September


Updated to add: Thanks to @momonmars (Debi Pfitzenmaier of, I read a story in this past Sunday’s Express-News that provides more details on this, and other, HEB-provided story times around town this month. HEB is committed to a new program, Read 3, which encourages parents to read to their kids at least three times […]