How to Turn a Cutting Board Into a Chalk Board

Chalk Board Cutting Board

With Mother's Day around the corner, I'm sure there's bound to some need for gift ideas.  I've got a great one for your Mom and/or that foodie lover in your life; a cutting board turned into a chalk board! You can do this with just about any surface but I thought a cutting board would be fun to make for the Mom who loves to be in the … [Read more...]

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Idea (Budget Friendly)

Oh no, you waiting until the last minute to shop for Mother's Day and are in a panic. What do you do?  Well, consider stopping by your H-E-B to grab a few things to create the perfect Mother's Day gift.  I received one the other day from H-E-B and had so much fun going through all the items. It felt like Christmas again!  Here's the basket I got, … [Read more...]

Making that Gift You Bought Extra Special

So fellas, you're buying a Mother's Day gift, something really awesome like an Apple iPad, which truly is an awesome gift that she's gonna love.  But, do you know what would really say that you put some thought into it?  Customizing it! Let's say you're buying her that oh so pretty white iPad.  What's an iPad without apps though right?  What a … [Read more...]

Just a Hint or Two for Mother’s Day

With Mother's Day around the corner, not only am I trying to decide what to get my own Mom but I'm also dropping hints to my family for myself.  You'd think after 18+ years of marriage that my husband would be able to get the kiddos together and pick something out on his own but nope. He needs all the help he can get.  Don't most men? First hints … [Read more...]

Supper is Served Mom!

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My Mother's Day was wonderful. I spent it shopping and eating out with my SIL's family, taking flowers to my MIL's grave, a chat telling my mom "I love you", and spending the rest of the evening at home with my own boys. My husband bought me beautiful yellow roses and waited on me all evening but the best part was my supper. My husband and boys … [Read more...]

My Mother’s Day Moments with My Boys


I decided to force my kids to take pictures with me even though I hate pictures myself.  I don't have very many with my boys so we did a few quick ones.  I had a wonderful Mother's Day weekend and we spent almost every single moment together the entire weekend! We went to a ranch rodeo Saturday, shopped, ate at Logan's and then went home. … [Read more...]

Because It’s the Thought that Counts

I giggle at this video from A Woman's World latest webisodes and wanted to share it. I hope you guys all have a wonderful weekend and Happy Mother's Day to all you Moms!! … [Read more...]

Moments with Mom Contest


Post photos | Recently added | Most views | Top rated Me and Breville want you to share your Mom moments with a photo of Moms baking with kids. Whether you're a Mom, have a Mom, or know someone who has the heart of a Mom, then we want to see a photo of a Mom moment with that theme! … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Idea – Mrs. Prindable’s Apples

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Mother's day is around the corner and if you're looking for something special and delicious this year, have a look at Mrs. Prindable's Apples.  I included these in my Holiday Gift Guide for 2008 because they are so good and something that my parents would give out to all the families for Christmas. There are so many different apples to choose from … [Read more...]

Cowboys on a Bag


Okay, I got my bag!  I LOVE it and I'm so glad I chose the diaper bag because it fits EVERYTHING!  My camera, my flips, bottle water, snacks and so much more.  The outside pockets are perfect for my iphone.  I chose to put my cowboys on it, which also happens to be my husband and my boys.  LOVE  IT!!!! The quality of the print on both sides are … [Read more...]

Your Favorite Photo on Tote!


I have an obsession for bags. Totes, handbags, doesn't matter 'cause I love them all! I was introduced to recently and of course, had to get a bag. You can basically put an image of your choice on the bag. They even have the option for you to create a collage out of a few photos to put on your bag. Not only is this a … [Read more...]

My, Cute As a Bug, Mom

I've written about my mother before but today, I wanted to share a picture of her youth. She was 6 and cute as a bug!  She still has the same smile with those little innocent lips and she still even has the that adorable little outfit.  She can remember them telling her to turn a certain way to pose but she had no understanding of what they really … [Read more...]