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I’ll just start with saying commitment scares me, so when it came to getting a new dog it took me about a year to finally commit! I really struggled with decided whether I wanted to adopt or buy a dog, and I am not here to push either way. I am 100% not the kind…

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Is HelloFresh Worth It?

The burning question “Are meal subscription boxes worth it?” Well we are about to find out because I just signed up for 5 weeks of Hello Fresh! I can say I am honestly really excited about getting my boxes. I have tried Hello Fresh before, but I just did one week while I was in…

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Snow Ice Cream Recipe

Today is the day, Texoma!!! If you haven’t heard of snow ice cream, it’s super easy to make: Ingredients: 1/4 cup of sugar 1 cup milk (any milk) 1 tsp vanilla extract 6 – 8 cups of snow Instructions: Mix sugar, milk, vanilla Slowly add snow to the mixture That’s it! So easy, and so…

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Little Eden Farm and Exotics

Located about 20 minutes outside of Wichita Falls is a small petting zoo, Little Eden Farm & Exotics. Admission is an $8 to $15 donation to help with the care of the animals. 2 and under are free. It is currently open by reservation on Saturdays and Sundays. Our family had a great experience exploring,…

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Black History Month

When I was young, I never fully understood why Black history was so important to learn or know. My school highlighted people such as Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, or Fredrick Douglas.  My church put on plays, and they would dress as famous people and you would have to guess who it was. I paid…

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2021 Galentine’s Giveaway

We have a little Galentine’s treat for one of our lucky readers! The Prize Packages Includes: One $25 Visa gift card from Texoma Community Credit Union Godiva chocolates box Ferrero Rocher chocolates box Dr. Teal’s lavender bath salt Be Mine valentines kitchen towels Color-changing cups for both hot and cold beverages Texoma With Kids pop-socket,…

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I’m very excited to share that Lemonade Day Wichita Falls is back after our cancellation in 2020! (Full disclosure, my employer, Texoma Community Credit Union, became the title sponsor in 2018, and me and my marketing assistant Leah are also donating our time and marketing expertise to this amazing nonprofit!) What is Lemonade Day and…

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Hygee Life

I am learning a few things during this quarantine and pandemic. One thing that I am absolutely in love with is “Hygge”.  It is a Danish custom that promotes relaxation, coziness, and all things simple. I know, I know, we do these things mostly in the winter or on occasion.  I have seen some trends…

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I recently joined a book club, and the first book we are reading together is Year of Yes: how to dance it out, stand in the sun and be your own person, by Shonda Rhimes. I personally have a love/hate relationship with Shonda. I still have not forgiven her for killing George, but this is…

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