Blog

New Year = New Goals

It’s not only the beginning of a new year but a new decade! What?! I don’t know about you but that just blows my mind! This is the third full decade that I’ve lived through and I can’t possibly be old enough to have done this…but here I am. Anyways, need to focus. Speaking of…

Read More

Hey y’all! My name is Trel and I’m originally from the East Coast but my heart is forever a Texan now! I grew up being an Army brat and moved a lot, so it’s nice to have a place to call home. I’m 35 and love anything planner related, stickers, Washi tape, sticky notes, colored…

Read More

All Aboard for 2020!

Photo Credit: RedBubble At this point, people, it’s pathological. Every single year I tell myself no new commitments. I swear up and down I will not make myself more insanely busy and focus on some self-care. Remember my resolution way back in 2018? Yeah, that’s still not happening. Since then, I’ve quit nothing. I actually…

Read More

My Worst Day As A Mom

It starts before the sunrises, and it ends in exhaustion and frustration. I wake up at 4 am to pump liquid gold (breast milk) then write out an unrealistic to-do list. But at that moment I feel like everything HAS to get done. Frankly, I can’t go grocery shopping, complete the laundry, clean the house…

Read More

I stumble upon this app during a late-night with my now five-month-old. Being a parent is hard, and finding like-minded individuals who are in a similar stage of life is even harder. I find it especially tricky to balance the isolation of a baby-centric schedule, marriage, siblings, and existing friends. Nonetheless, many moms do not…

Read More

Christmas Crackers

Holy Moly! These were the hit of Christmas last year for mine and my fiance’s families! If you are looking for a an extra something to bring to your future (or current) inlaws for Christmas this is the way to go. When I was thinking about what I wanted to bring with us to Christmas…

Read More

Thursday, December 19: Mommy & Me: Christmas Sensory Bottles (10 – 11 am) Location: CrashWorks STEAM Studio and Makerspace The last Christmas Mommy & Me of the year! We’re making Christmas themed sensory bottles! Members are FREE; nonmembers $6 per child age 2+ More Info: CLICK Friday, December 20-21: ElectriCritters! (6:30 – 8:30pm) Location: River Bend…

Read More

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) season is in full swing! Whether you’re a college student, a high school senior or you’re seeking financial aid for your college-age child, it’s time to fill out those forms. The rules and deadlines can be confusing, but we’re here to help. We have answered all your questions…

Read More

DIY Holiday Gifts

Don’t drain your wallet this holiday season by splurging on expensive gifts that no one needs.  Save money and give a gift that really comes from the heart by creating it yourself. You can find loads of DIY gift ideas on YouTube and Pinterest, or use your imagination and see what you can come up…

Read More

Tuesday, Thursday: December 10 & 12: Recreation’s Annual City Lights Trolley Tour (5:30 – 9pm) Location: Wichita Falls Parks and Recreation Center Tours will run every hour with the last tour starting at 9pm! $5 per person; children under 5 FREE! Santa, hot chocolate, and cookies! More Info: CLICK Thursday, December 12: Give Time, Make Memories…

Read More