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4th of July Fruit Desserts

4th of July Fruit Desserts

I can’t believe it’s been two years since I did a fourth of July post.  Last year probably passed me by due to being six months pregnant while chasing a toddler.  This time around, I’m going to give you two recipes that you can make that are really easy…so no excuses for not whipping these up … Continue reading

Camping With A Crunchy Mama

Camping With A Crunchy Mama

My family has created a new tradition when it comes to Memorial Day…camping.  I never really grew up camping very much, or at all, so I jumped at the opportunity when my parents found a place 20 minutes away from them.  It’s a private campground in Fentress, Texas, and this was our second year to … Continue reading

An Eco Easter

An Eco Easter

First off, let me start by saying that I hope you and your family had a nice Easter this past weekend!  The weather was gorgeous in Dallas and I definitely wanted to play outside all day with these two beauties. Second, I wanted to attempt to make Easter less about candy and a bunny, and … Continue reading

Paleo Pinterest Party (Sweet Treats)

Paleo Pinterest Party (Sweet Treats)

Alright, alright, who’s ready to party!? This party actually took place a couple of months ago, but with the impending Valentine’s Day around the corner, I thought I could throw this out there for those of you wanting to make some sweet treats for that special someone.  I really don’t care either way about this ‘holiday,’ … Continue reading

2013 Holiday Wrap Up: The Traveling

2013 Holiday Wrap Up: The Traveling

Can you believe it?  We survived the holidays and are well on our way into 2014.  I swear just about the time I get used to writing the current year, the next one ‘happens’ upon us. Hopefully this post has you not dreading being back to work gearing up for an exciting New Year.  I know I’m … Continue reading

Pumpkin Recipe Roundup 2013

Pumpkin Recipe Roundup 2013

Behold the great coveted pumpkin! I swear I’m seeing a boatload of pumpkin recipes going around the world wide web these days.  I have seen them blow up on Facebook and Pinterest, and I don’t normally go crazy for pumpkin, but I recently got on the bandwagon.  Something about pumpkins and fall make me all fuzzy … Continue reading

A Crunchy Christmas

A Crunchy Christmas

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Did you have a good holiday?  I hope so.  I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and/or Festive Kwanzaa!  Our family was in Austin for the week, at my parent’s house, so I took some time off from blogging to enjoy a little R&R. I hope Santa/Père Noel/Noel Baba/Topo Gigio or whomever you … Continue reading

Holiday Traditions

I can’t believe it’s been a week since the CT shooting, and yet my heart is still heavy.  Hopefully everyone is counting their blessings and holding their loved ones even closer. Since Christmas is only 4 days away, I wanted to share a few traditions that we do in our home. Christmas Letters Our first … Continue reading