my annual Halloween post… and it’s not what you would expect!

It’s no secret that Halloween is not my favorite.  I’ve spent many hours of lung power talking about my dislike of Halloween.  Two years ago, I blogged about Halloween here. Last year, we decided to change it up, and it was a raging success, as I documented here. This year, we changed things up… AGAIN. Because, …

finding JOY

This morning, I had had it.  You know, when you reach the point where you are just tired trying to do it all yourself?  I was there.  Actually, I’ve been there for a few days. The solution? Time with my best Friend. He’s not the kind of friend that will tell me I’m awesome just …

a different kind of Halloween

Well, it’s over. Every year I’ve always breathed a huge sigh of relief on November 1st because, well, October 31st is over. 🙂 As per my previous posts, this year we decided to do things differently.  And, different it was. Not just for us, but I think for a bunch of people that came by… …

Halloween thoughts, take 2

Ahhh, yes.  My favorite month & least favorite month of the year. October. The beginning of cooler weather, a welcome respite from the crazy Texas heat… The beginning of my frantic baking of all things pumpkin… Annnnnd… Halloween. BOO.  (let’s be honest… I’m pretty proud of that pun). I hate Halloween. Really, I do. Don’t …