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Multi-tasking Moutain Mamma

We pass a truck that is loaded with fly fishing window stickers and has the classic fly rod holder perched perfectly on their SUV roof. I’ve got my own kind of stickers- the kind the bank gives my kids and I later find plastered on my car windows. 1,929 more words


Amarillo Bound

I gotta say – I never thought I’d go back to the Texas Panhandle, much less to celebrate my birthday. When we packed up our things in March 2011 and headed east, I was sure that I’d never return. 294 more words

Creating Memories

Morning Merriments

“Daddy, daddy, daddy.”

Gray awoke with this message on repeat. First words of the day. He’s already seeking assistance. I grabbed a diaper and wipes, and I journeyed upwards to our bedroom. 54 more words


I Survived

Getting ready to head home from my dad and Terri’s. It’s always been a happy/sad feeling. Happy to go home but sad knowing that it would be several months before the next visit. 200 more words

My Life

The Camp Troll Strikes Again: Part 1

All three kids are lined up, sitting in time out on the floor of the Walmart bottled water isle. The toddler had been throwing items from our basket like a little evil troll of some sort- triggered from sweet to evil by an insidious mixture of extra-tired and bribery sugar. 1,649 more words

Fly Fishing

8 things to do on a mother-daughter trip

Hi Frugalistas!

Sometimes I travel alone.  Sometimes we travel as a family.  But what I love to do is take mother-daughter holidays (vacations) with my daughter MissG.  21 more words


And the Winner Is ... {Family Adventure Giveaway}

We first and foremost, want to thank EVERYONE for submitting their AMAZING ideas for our family photo adventure giveaway! Sincerely. We received so many creative, fun ideas and we are beyond thrilled that you took the time to send them to us! 318 more words