Sarah S

Sarah, a New Orleans native, transplanted to Houston after Hurricane Katrina and has never looked back. Mom to big sister Maggie {Aug 2011} who keeps her on her toes, the most adorable little brother Jack {Nov 2013}, and one final addition arriving in August 2016! Sarah is constantly striving to have it all as she juggles working on the managerial and operational end of the healthcare industry, planning adventurous weekends to explore all Houston has to offer with her husband and kids, and keeping up with friends and family. You can follow along with Sarah’s daily life on Instagram at @sarahschnure.

REAL New Year’s Resolutions for REAL Moms

It's 2018. Time for some big life changes around here.  Cereal is out. Pop Tarts are in. No more spoon feeding breakfast to a 5 year old.  Join Reese Witherspoon's book club. Success measured...

A Love Letter to Our Houston Astros

To our Houston Astros, Twelve years ago, I was washed here by Hurricane Katrina. I watched my beloved city go under water and then how she rose to rebuild over the last decade. I have...

Before Harvey, After Harvey

I've lived twelve years categorizing life into two sections... Before Katrina and After Katrina. The time between those sharp life lines is gray and murky. It feels heavy and heartbreaking and in the same...

Thinking About a Third Baby? Go For It!

Sitting on the fence? Worried about losing man-to-man defense? Another 2.5 years of diapers? The bottles! The exponential laundry increase? ANOTHER five years of shelling out for daycare and preschool? Y'all. DO IT. If you...

Easter Egg Hunts in Houston

March has somehow come and gone, and it is officially time to start thinking about all things Easter. Spring time is such an exciting time to enjoy all our city has to offer before the...
Learning to say YES | Houston Moms Blog

Learning to say YES

I've spent most of my adult life making things happen and getting things done. I've come up with and executed ideas from organizing to baking to crafting to wrapping and decorating. And I've done...
I'm Thankful for My Miscarriage | Houston Moms Blog

I’m Thankful for Miscarriage

Before I move any further, I need to acknowledge that I am aware that everyone's story doesn't have a rainbow, a happy package, an evolution of soul. And there are a lot of us,...
Owlet Baby Care Monitor :: The Greatest Peace of Mind | Houston Moms Blog

The Greatest Peace of Mind

I'm on my third sweet nugget over here which makes me feel pretty well versed in all things baby. I've got all the newborn sleep tricks up my sleeve, the ability to read hunger cues...
Navigating HISD School Choice | Houston Moms Blog

Navigating HISD School Choice

Did you know that Houston Independent School District is the largest school district in Texas, and the seventh largest in the country? Lucky for those of us living within the HISD attendance boundaries, this...
As I Kiss the Reproductive Years Goodbye | Houston Moms Blog

As I Kiss the Reproductive Years Goodbye

The walls are quickly closing in on my time in my reproductive years. For the past 6 years, I've been having a constant conversation with myself {and my mama tribe} about planning to have babies,...