Won’t ZOO Be Mine Valentines

My kids are always asking me which holiday is my favorite. I always struggle to pick just one favorite, I love them all.  They all have something quirky, fun or fabulous that make them worth celebrating.  Take Valentine's Day for example, I love the silly puns, corny cards and chocolate!  And since it will be here before you know it I thought it was time to start sharing some new projects, printables and parties starting with these wild Won't ZOO Be Mine Valentines. A couple … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Weekend

We didn't make any big plans this year for Memorial Day, but we had a packed weekend with lots of fun. We had outdoor BBQ's with friends, played in the sprinklers in the backyard, stayed up way to late, went to the zoo, listened to music at an outdoor concert and enjoyed some spectacular fireworks. It was a great weekend with friends and family and we are grateful for freedom and the opportunities we have because of the brave men and women that serve and protect our country!These are some … [Read more...]

Day at the Zoo

Last Saturday we bought a membership to the Dallas Zoo and today we decided to take advantage of our new passes. We met our sweet friends the Cobb boys and had a blast hanging out at the zoo.I love the fact that the kids can run around and burn off some energy all while having an educational, fun experience. The great thing about our new membership is I don't feel obligated to rush around and see everything. If the kids want to spend an hour in the Reptile House checking out the snakes and … [Read more...]

Wild Wonders

We loaded up the kids and took them to the Ft. Worth Zoo for a fun filled day with monkeys, lions, gorillas and much, much more.There was so much to see and do and the kids were full of smiles the entire day. I love experiencing such simple pleasures through the eyes of a child. There is something magical and contagious about a child's curiosity & wonder and it was such fun to see their excitement from exhibit to exhibit.Here are some of my favorite pics from the day...Aubrey feeding the … [Read more...]