4 Easy Steps to Youngify Your Face

4 Easy Steps to Youngify Your Face

Growing up, my mom imparted the importance of good skin care. I feel blessed that my mom did not allow me to wear makeup, and was quite strict about this. When she finally allowed it (strategically I sometimes wonder), I was heavily into playing tennis, swimming and running and didn’t want makeup on my face.Read More

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7 Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

7 Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

Fall is in full swing! Whether you love fall or just want to get in the festive mood, why not bring some of the best parts of the season indoors? You can fill your home with the smell of cinnamon apples, clove and citrus or pumpkin spice. To help ProFlowers created a guide with 7Read More

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YesterLand Farm: Another Great Dallas Attraction Reviewed

YesterLand Farm: Another Great Dallas Attraction Reviewed

Want a fun day or evening trip just outside of Dallas? Yesterland Farm is fun fun fun as a day-date or date-night out for a couple but especially for a family! I loved discovering this place just down the road. Only 45 minutes East of Dallas, in Canton, TX, this farm will help you takeRead More

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Trick-or-Treating, Kids and Food Allergies

Trick-or-Treating, Kids and Food Allergies

Have you heard of the Teal Pumpkin Project? It is a movement through FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) to make trick-or-treating more enjoyable and safer for kids with food allergies, since most candy contains nuts, dairy and other ingredients which are red flags to kids with allergies. Instead of passing out candy, you passRead More

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Muffins

Pumpkin Spice Latte Muffins

Through trial and error of other recipes for pumpkin spice muffins, here is what I have created:A sort of pioneer woman, meets food network, and voilà my own recipe created from my impatience with following recipes. Oh, and I added the “latte” because I think that word makes everything sound better; I love coffee latteRead More

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Recycling, in Germany, is a Nightmare

Recycling, in Germany, is a Nightmare

You have to be German to understand (and be able to recycle in) Germany. Actually this is a love-hate relationship for me. I love how Germans recycle but I hate doing it. From receiving a citation to just doing it wrong, it’s been a nightmare for me. When my husband and I had decided toRead More

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10 Dates to Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage

10 Dates to Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage

In this guest post,Catherine Richards, shares her 10 wonderfully themed dating ideas to celebrate 10 years of marriage: Our 10th wedding anniversary came when I was an exhausted mommy of a spirited 2.5 year old and a baby who would turn 1 the day before we celebrated 10 years together. My children are the fulfillmentRead More

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Out & About: Cultural Learning Journeys to Take Your Kids On

Out & About: Cultural Learning Journeys to Take Your Kids On

The following is a guest post from Kelly Warfield. Kelly believes:“The world is packed full of interesting and diverse cultures, and teaching kids through travel can help prepare them for the future. School vacation is the perfect time to introduce your children to the different histories, norms, and perspectives held by the many thriving culturesRead More

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Travel to Mexico Without Leaving Dallas

Travel to Mexico Without Leaving Dallas

If you live in Dallas, but would like to feel like you have traveled to Mexico. Take a little trip to Garibaldi, 9334 E RL Thornton Frwy, Dallas, TX 75228. From the food, the people, the shops and more, you will literally feel transported into Mexico. Garibaldi Bazaar is a maze of small booths, nearlyRead More

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You Know You are Married to a GERMAN When

You Know You are Married to a GERMAN When

Of note, the following generalization applies to being married to a German man or woman in Germany. If a German, moves to the US or another country, out of their own desire, then their mindset and goals in life and therefore personality are going to be different, changed, and changing compared to a German whoRead More

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