Author Archives: Shelby Reese

Oh Baby, Walmart Savings!

Baby Savings Day is this Saturday in stores from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm! All three Wichita Falls, TX locations are participating. Most of your favorite baby items are 30% off online at Walmart.com NOW. In store there will be hands-on opportunities to learn how to use the latest baby gear as well as baby experts…

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My role as Children’s Miracle Network Specialist at United Regional is to raise funds, and awareness for pediatric patients served here, and last week I had the honor to facilitate a hospital visit with 2018 Miss Texas, Madison Fuller. This the first time for a Miss Texas Scholarship Organization title holder to visit our hospital.…

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We are thrilled to announce that baby number two is due in August! The first trimester is coming to an end along with morning sickness and stretch free pants. Did any other moms feel like you ‘blew up’ faster during your second plus pregnancy? I know that am looking forward to sharing this journey with…

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I Don’t Carry A Purse. Do You?

YES. You read that correctly I do not carry a purse. Just a wallet that my cell phone, money, cards, receipts, and chapstick fit into. I think you can tell a lot about a person by taking a look at their desk. Most consider my desk messy. I like to spread out and work on…

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Santa is REAL

This month my vivacious and curious six-year-old loaded me down with Santa questions- Is HE REAL…Like really real? How does he make that many toys? How does he get into houses? How does Santa know if I am good or bad? How does he not set off alarms? Is Santa a criminal for going into…

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This weekend we celebrated Oaklee turning six! We kept it low-key, and filled with the exact type of fun any five or six-year-old would love. Here’s how we kept it easy, fun, and budget-friendly: 1.) Cake We booked our cupcake order at United Supermarket. I love them because they are super reliable, make tasty cake,…

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Tips for Safe Trick or Treating

Are you wondering if Wichita Falls has a specific day and time for trick-or-treating this Halloween? The city of Wichita Falls does not. But officials do recommend that they do so the evening of Halloween, October 31 between a time of 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for trick-or-treating. Please also consider the following safety suggestions…

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It’s time to step up to the plate AND have fun. Are you ready?! Community all-stars will step up to the plate in support of Children’s Miracle Network at United Regional October 16, 2018 at 5:30 PM- Sunrise Optimist Softball Complex. This family-friendly event, which is presented by The Fain Foundation, will feature Chris Horgen…

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My Miracle Work Home

Over this summer I was presented with an opportunity that I could not pass up. Helping kids is a huge passion of mine. If I can help improve children’s lives in our community and get paid for it? Well, sign me up! That passion has led me to accept a new position as the Children’s…

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My Velcro Child

Oaklee my sweet Kindergartener is Velcro child. Well only in the morning at school in his case. His separation anxiety was especially bad at drop-off time, until we took a few steps to help ease the transition. How? In short, it was like ripping Velcro apart as fast as I could: 1. Leave Immediately Do…

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