Meet Angela Irick

The other day my 1st grader came home and told us that they had a guest speaker at her school. Little Miss Wheelchair of Texas 2013, Kirsten Passmore, came to visit and speak about her life with Cerebral Palsy and how she is just like every other kid. My daughter had such a fun time listening to her and I could tell because she told me everything that this little girl had to say. After my daughter told me about her visit, I was reminded of a Facebook friend of mine, Angela Irick. For those … [Read more...]

Spechts Restaurant

When all you think about is that bbq, coleslaw and potato salad that is leftover in the fridge that you picked up on your way home.... then you know that you picked a winner of a restaurant! Specht's Store Restaurant & Saloon  House of Fauci's Restaurant Review   We spent an afternoon in downtown San Antonio and took the back roads to get home to the next town over. We passed by what looked like a little country store, so out of curiosity I had my husband stop so that we could … [Read more...]

Flashback Friday 3/14/14

Flashback Friday 3/14/14I have had my girl's pictures professionally taken throughout the years.  I used to go to the photography studio inside the mall and then realized, after an independent photographer pointed it out to me, that they all have the same poses each time you go. I looked back at some pictures and realized they were right.I have a few friends that are independent photographers, so I decided to have my newborn daughter's pictures taken with her. I was super excited because … [Read more...]

For One More Day by Mitch Albom

I cannot tell you how many books that I have read that were written by Mitch Albom. I can, however, tell you that I have been pleasantly surprised and happy with each and every book that he has written and For One More Day by Mitch Albom is no exception. For One More Day by Mitch Albom tells the story of a baseball player, Charley Benetto, and the story of how his life was turned upside down and ruined by alcohol and regret. Charley, nicknamed Chick, grew up in times when women and men … [Read more...]