Grateful For Friends

Grateful to my friend Lindsay who not only bought me some Lu La Roe tights with Maleficent on them…but she brought me coffee to work, too! Thank you, friend! Continue Reading →

Brookman Strong

Just supporting my friend Shelli Brookman! Kick cancer’s butt, Shelli!

Hippity Hoppity

Happy Easter! This year we have Tony’s folks and MeeMaw come over, and James and Christina stopped by too! It was great to get to be a part of Aiden’s first Easter…and Gigi may have gone a little overboard with the photos (nah)! Continue Reading →

Shoot Em Up

Tony and I took Caleb, Jason, James, and my friend Leslie to the range for a little target practice. I think we all did pretty stinking well! Continue Reading →

Pappadeaux Crawfish Boil

Headed to Pappadeaux for our friend James’ birthday. Tony got the crawfish boil. This guy is cute even in a bib!

Best. Teacher. Ever.

Zachary loves his teacher, Kari James. When he was refusing to go to school, she and para Duke Simms started coming over in the morning to help us get him to BHS. That is real dedication. We love both of them like family because they really, truly care about our Zachary.

A Tropical Bridal Shower

Busy day today as we hosted Dusty Hanson’s bridal shower. We had a fun tropical theme, lots of games, and a fun crowd. What a fun way to honor the bride-to-be and spend some girl time together. Continue Reading →

A Visitor from Down Under

Tony’s friend Val Kim from Australia came to visit us for a bit tonight. He and Caleb jammed on guitar and drums, he and Tony talked, and we really enjoyed the visit. Continue Reading →

Bama Buddies

Tony and Liam had a great time visiting with friends in Alabama. They say Paul, Jamie, and Tristan…then went to see Pete’s family. Good times. Continue Reading →

She Said Yes to the Dress

Honored to be asked to help Dusty find the perfect dress for her wedding. Wasn’t hard…as she already had a good idea of exactly what she wanted. She’ll be a beautiful bride! Continue Reading →

Happy 4th of July

We had a great 4th of July! Travis and Anita invited us over for a cookout and swimming. Their backyard is just beautiful. I wish we had their back yard. The boys loved the pool and Tony and I enjoyed the pond, waterfall, and koi fish. Continue Reading →


I enjoyed hanging out with my friends, scrapbooking. Love these ladies!

Play Ball

Tony and the boys played catch together. Love these guys.

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Prince Aiden’s Baby Shower

On June 6th we threw a baby shower for Amanda, Jason, and little Aiden.¬† Continue Reading →

We’re Getting the Band Back Together

I love having this gang back together when Amanda comes home. Love all of these kids.


More Dubsmash Fun

The gang came over and we played spoons. If you lost…you had to record a Dubsmash video and I posted it on Facebook. Too fun! Continue Reading →

An Apology Video

I was late submitting a birthday video for a former student and friend, Justin Grimes. So…I made one of my own for him.

Yard Sale

We finally got the MOUNTAINS of clothes and furniture out into the yard for a yard sale…in the highest heat Texas had seen in years (good planning there). We did well and got to visit with friends who came by! It was a good day! Continue Reading →

Happy First Birthday, Ady!

We had a great time at Adylynn’s first birthday party. It was a swimming party at the Brick. Love spending time with friends. Continue Reading →

Frozen, Baby!

Mom and daughter selfie after catching Frozen with Kailey at the movie theater!

New Year’s Eve

Amanda spend New Year’s Eve with Kailey, Dusty, and Carli…her most loyal friends. Love all of these girls! And I was glad we knew they were safe and having fun! Continue Reading →

The Gift of Starbucks

I did some emergency work on my friend Kimberli’s website, and she surprised me with a HUGE gift – Starbucks…and a lot of it! Thanks, Kimberli!!! You’re the best!

Just So Me

I just want to drink coffee, create stuff, and sleep! Love this shirt! Thank you, Kimberli Brackett, for sending me this!

Happy Fourth of July

We enjoyed a great¬†4th of July cookout with our neighbors, The Haby’s, and good friends. There was plenty of food, we played horseshoes, and just chilled out and visited. It was a great way to spend the holiday.

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Happy Birthday James

For his birthday, we took Tony’s best friend, James, to On the Border for some enchiladas…and little maraca shakin’! Continue Reading →