Homeschool Moms’ Winter Summit! {Giveaway}

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You could say that I enjoy a good conference. I mean, as a photographer, I dig event photography and attend quite a few conferences – even if I don’t get to sit down and listen to many “sessions”. However, there are a few conference experiences that I’d much rather be LISTENING to than photographing. A […]

Win a Ticket to Houston’s Blog Elevated Conference!

Blog Elevated is this week in shiny downtown Houston – restaurant capitol of America! Come hang out with 300 of your favorite bloggers; taking time out of their busy lives to rub shoulders, share tricks and tips, eat fabulous food, and have fun together! The conference begins Thursday evening and goes through 5 PM Saturday […]

Blog Elevated Conference in Houston, TX

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About once or twice a year, I really enjoy attending a blogging conference. I’ve explained it many times on my previous conference related posts, but other bloggers make super friends in real life because they really understand what makes you tick. They get that you write articles in your head while you shower and as […]

Field Trip Fun : Moody Gardens and Stewart Beach

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Each year before the Texas Homeschool Coalition’s conference in the Woodlands, TX (near Houston), they schedule a fun excursion field trip for families. This year the field trip was quite a ways away in Galveston, Texas at Moody Gardens®. Moody Gardens is a unique place with all sorts of educational promise: * over 5,500 animals […]

The Awesome that is THSC

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Every year, the Texas HomeSchool Coalition puts on a huge conference just outside of Houston in The Woodlands, Texas at the Waterway Marriott. In case you’ve never been to a homeschool convention, I hope I can explain a few things here – namely… 1. Who is THSC? and… 2. Of what benefit is a homeschool […]

Fantastic Field Trips and Events

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I haven’t had a randomized post in quite some time and tonight I’m feeling more random than I have in ages. I thought I would tell you about a strange email I got today from someone wanting me to pack my family up and go to MEXICO. Crazy, right? Photo Credit: Erik Page Photography But […]

10 Great Reasons to Take a Blogging Break

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I have a notepad full of little partial posts on my iPhone, a mental calendar of things I’ve been wanting to write about, post-it sticky notes with ideas… and I even write posts as I go about my day (in my head, and then promptly forget them when I go to sleep). In the past […]