Saturday Night Playlist

My October 2013 Spotify playlist

A Few of My Favorite Things

Here are a few of the things that have been making me happy lately . . .

♥ Your Life: Accept Your Nature

A morning gardening with kindergarteners taught me an unexpected lesson about parenting.

Inspired: The Invitation

A moving poem about what really matters in life.

Inspired: Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Metaphorical Minivan

Two quotes from Elizabeth Gilbert to make your Monday morning a little happier.

The Hope that Only You Know

What lies inside that dead-looking twig might just surprise us all.

PTA vs. the Supermom

I came face to face with the Supermom. Here is my story.

To the Mom with the Screaming Kid

The age-old parental question: what to do when your kid won't go?

Saturday Night Playlist

A playlist for your Saturday night

♥ Your Life: Take a Personality Test

If you haven't lost at least one afternoon of your life to the fascinating study of temperament types, I highly recommend it.

Inspired: Ira Glass on Persevering

Ira Glass on creative people and why they have such a hard time persevering in their work

Zilker Clothing Swap

The Zilker Clothing Swap will be this Saturday, 9/7, from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, in the Zilker Elementary cafeteria. See you there!

Adventure + Kids?

Friends with kids are having major adventures around the world. But what about all the benefits to stability?

A Tale of Two Grandmas

How can I love thrift store shopping and yet be a snob when it comes to regular stores? I blame my grandmas.

Following Your Passion

What is your passion? Is that an easy question for you to answer? Do you feel that everyone has a passion? What does it mean if you don't know what yours is? Or do you have the opposite problem—do you feel like you have so many pursuits that you feel lost? Austin blogger Jenni from… Continue reading Following Your Passion