I realized something today, as my five year old youngest child confidently stepped out of our minivan and walked through the doors of his preschool:: his backpack fits him now.  I bought him that backpack when he was just barely...
It was one of those nice afternoons when the little one was taking a nap, the oldest was upstairs reading, and my seven-year-old daughter was playing quietly with her mystery blind bags in the family room. I was sitting...
Ask any mom what is occupying about 95% of her brain space right now, and the answer is unanimous:: school. And while the choosing the right school or education method is always a priority for moms, this year is...
I can't say I'm entirely surprised to find us back in quarantine {not that my family ever really left}; after all, hearing the news that the state would reopen back in May felt something akin to standing on the...
Books are so important to our family. We love reading them together, and as my oldest has grown, his pre-bedtime reading has become such a cherished part of his routine. He loves picking out a book each night to...
Splish, splash, splosh! Typically, Houston’s notorious summer heat sends us all jumping, cannon-balling, and diving into the nearest swimming pool. This summer however, many public pools and splash pads might be closed or have limited access. What can a...
My husband is a first-generation Filipino. Since I was pregnant with my daughter, knowing the other half of her heritage has been very important to me. I am extremely cognizant of my daughter reading and seeing others that look...
I found out I was pregnant in a bathroom at Starbucks. I didn’t know if I wanted to be a mom.  You’ll want to have kids one day, they say.  Calling the OB office the next day, the receptionist replied excitedly,...
At the recommendation of other parents of toddlers, Daniel Tiger was the first television show that we introduced to our daughter, and it's currently the only show she really watches. I love the short episodes that make it easy...
As so many of you, I am struggling to keep things new and exciting for my kids these days. Not that I'm looking to add cruise director to my growing list of job titles these days, but it's always...

Follow Us

34,946FansLike
0FollowersFollow
3,378FollowersFollow
3,143FollowersFollow

Houston Guides + Resources

Best Brunch Spots in Houston For Mother’s Day

0
Mother's Day is coming up, and what better way to honor all the beautiful (and tired) moms than with a delicious brunch. Whether it...

Houston Happenings | May