Holiday Gift Guide: Finding the Right Gifts for the Right Price

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with JCPenney. All opinions are my own. ‘Tis the season to be jolly and once again it’s time to try and find the perfect gift for those on our shopping list. It’s always an ordeal no matter how low key we decide we’re […]

Why Mom Lost It This Christmas

Why Mom Lost It This Christmas

After reading Crafty Chica’s hilarious flying-Christmas-tree story, I had to share my own account of how I managed to become the hysterical woman locked out of her own home this Christmas. This happened very recently and is very much freshly-engraved forever in my memory now. We are in the midst […]

Weekend Fotos: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Weekend Fotos: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… everywhere you look! And this year for the first time in a long time I’m actually getting into the spirit of the season. For the better part of the most recent years I had either been too busy, too tired, or too Chritmased-out […]

Texas Posadas: Familia, Friends & Villancicos for Christmas!

Texas Posadas: Familia, Friends & Villancicos for Christmas!

I remember once we went to a midnight mass.  I must have been 14 or 15 years old at the time.  We hardly ever did stuff like that as a family, but that year had been an especially hard one for all of us and I guess my mother thought […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11 – Música & Cricket Swag!

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11 – Música & Cricket Swag!

It’s always nice when you take one prize pack, and spread the joy.  Y’all know what I’m talking about, right?  Well, the great thing about Day 11 in the 12 Giveaways for the 12 Days of Christmas is that you can do just that, if you so choose.  Cricket is […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 10 – Makeup & more Makeup from CoverGirl!

12 Days of Christmas: Day 10 – Makeup & more Makeup from CoverGirl!

The 12 Days of Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without a little glamour!  Don’t you agree?  I’m not the type to wear makeup every single day, but I do love my makeup!  It’s always so much fun to get inspired and be creative with different shades and tones.  So […]

12 Days of Christmas – Day 8: A Holiday Feast for your Familia, in Texas!

12 Days of Christmas – Day 8: A Holiday Feast for your Familia, in Texas!

Well.  I’m not going to say a lot about today’s giveaway for the 12 Days of Christmas.  The pictures (both above and the ones below) pretty much speak for themselves!  Here in Texas, Luby’s down-home cooking is pretty darn close to anything that might have come out of your momma’s […]