So, I keep forgetting to cover myself when I am running around in the hot Texas sun so I am going to print out this photo and put it next to my car keys.  The lady in front of me in the camp car-pool line had a big hat and a sun shade for her…

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I am so excited about my new Editor-At-Large status at Southern Living.  Did you know that MyRecipes.com has a lot of the Southern Living recipes?  They answered the question below about one of my favorite things to eat, steamed vegetables! Is it true that microwaving vegetables is healthier than steaming them? Believe it or not,…

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I am really picky so I love anything that I can customize!  About a month ago I told you about how I customized my Villy Customs Crusier and I love it.  It is one of a kind and suits me!  Now I am going to customize energy bars! At element bars you can pick out…

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I love getting a pedicure this time of year. It seems like less of an indulgence and more of a necessary beauty treatment now that I am wearing sandals and open toed shoes! I am always a bit nervous about some of the horror stories I hear about coming out of the nail salons though!…

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One of the fantastic tips I got from a friend recently was to take some time at the beginning of the year to schedule all of your families medical appointments. It is so easy to let a year slip by with out these essential appointments and if you take the time to schedule them properly…

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I shared a few tips on returning to school safely on the Gene and Julie Show. Here is a quick re-cap: Backpacks – Do not monogram your child’s name on the backpack and avoid stickers on the back of your car that have your child’s name on them. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that…

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