Lifestyle · Texas

10 Surprising Facts About Schlitterbahn

With Memorial Day behind us, Summer has (un)officially begun in the Lone Star State. That means we’ll all be planning summer cook-outs, camping trips and fun vacations! Though there may be plenty of places to splash around, when it comes to waterparks, in Texas, that means Schlitterbahn. With a Schlitterbahn in nearly every part of… Continue reading 10 Surprising Facts About Schlitterbahn

Lifestyle · Texas

Are Pearland Drivers Really the Worst in Texas?

Mark Twain famously said, “There are lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Keep that in mind as you take in this assertion from random insurance comparison service Quote Wizard. According to Quote Wizard, Pearland drivers, “rank first in accidents and second in DUI rates.” the article goes on to state that a record like that is “lousy enough to… Continue reading Are Pearland Drivers Really the Worst in Texas?

Humor · Lifestyle

Hilarious Texas Memes to Put a Smile on Your Face

Who doesn’t love a good humorous meme? I know I sure do. Just for fun, here are a few memes about Texas I collected a while back. If you want to see more, check out this post on Wide Open Country. And if you want to see EVEN MOAR then check out this post. Fun… Continue reading Hilarious Texas Memes to Put a Smile on Your Face

Lifestyle · Parenting

Freelance Acrobatics: Weird Places I’ve Worked

Working from home is sometimes a misnomer. Sometimes freelancers and remote employees work from anywhere but home. That’s not something I understood when I first started out doing this. When I quit my office job in 2013 I actually had no plans to become a freelancer. I just wanted to stay home with my kids.… Continue reading Freelance Acrobatics: Weird Places I’ve Worked

Lifestyle

Shopping Postpartum is a Comedy of Errors

I had a baby in August and I’m now in that odd clothing limbo where my maternity clothes are falling off and my pre-pregnancy clothes create a truly epic muffin top, if they button at all. So last night I went shopping for some transition clothes to wear here in this postpartum purgatory. This is… Continue reading Shopping Postpartum is a Comedy of Errors

Lifestyle

Why Doesn’t Anyone Say “Excuse Me” Anymore?

About a month ago I was taking my four year old daughter to a birthday party. We parked in the parking lot next to a sedan. The car next to me had backed into its spot and so our vehicles were pointing in opposite directions. I got out and started the long process of getting my kids… Continue reading Why Doesn’t Anyone Say “Excuse Me” Anymore?