Category Archives: traveling

Going Up the Country

I’m leaving the house a total disaster. This is me…keeping it real. We’re heading out to Pryor, Oklahoma today. Well, the kids and I are heading out. Elijah and Chester have to stay behind to work and bark at the neighbors, respectively. Since moving to Texas, It’s become a bi-summer tradition to take the kids…

The Week of Living Dangerously

(image) I realize that I should probably write a nice little recap of last week’s trip but…I. Just. Can’t. It really was too much. Let me just say that the procedure (when we finally got her in to do it) went well. All my (Southwest) flights arrived safely, on time – and I didn’t have…

Leaving On A Jet Plane

Meet my beautiful Rebecca Minkoff Steady Tote. Given to me by my husband as a push gift for having my daughter Amelia, it was always meant to be my carry on for a future trip to Barcelona. Unfortunately, that has yet to come to pass. As of now it has flown with me only on…

The Headless Horseman

Let me just preface this post with the caveat that I realize it is WAY overdue. I refuse to apologize for writing it so late, since this is the first chance I’ve gotten to sit down and write and I really wanted to do it justice. Every October (at least for the past three years)…

Good Vibrations

A few weekends ago we met up with some of our “Okie” friends in Corpus Christi/Padre Island. Aside from the hurricane induced rain, sleep deprivation, moldy hotel, and whiny kids (we both have two), we actually had a really great time. We were hoping to make this a sun and surf trip but with the…