Coasterphobia – Yep, I Suffer From It

Up until around the age of 30 I would always get excited about going to theme parks such as Six Flags Over Texas, Universal Studios, Islands of Adventures and Disney. Even though I was scared and nervous I loved riding the upside rides, the rides that drop you from way high in the sky and the really fast ones that leave you not knowing if you are here or there.Sadly, in my early 30's I came to the conclusion that my body and I did not respond to roller coasters like I used to. After I got myself … [Read more...]

Peppa Pig Impersonation Brought to You By Gia – My Flashback Friday 3/7/14

Our 7 year old daughter has always been our animated child. She loves to pretend to model, go into 'character', change her accent, and say and do some of the quirkiest things you can imagine. When she was 5 years old she loved to watch Peppa Pig and was a bit obsessed with it. Here is a clip of her in 'character'.She has my vote for the best Peppa Pig/Suzy Sheep impersonation!Written by: Aimee Fauci … [Read more...]

A&E’s ‘Bates Motel’ Season 1 Review

Recently I kept seeing the trailor for A&E's Bates Motel Season 2:My first thought was 'Oh I like that song!' and then my second thought was 'How are they going to pull this show off?' Since I am a Netflix junkie I decided to find out for myself, so I looked up 'Bates Motel' Season 1 on Netflix. It only took me 1 1/2 days to watch the 10 episodes of the first season. I LOVED every episode and the producers put together an awesome cast. Each cast member did an amazing job … [Read more...]

Our Texas Way of Attempting to Celebrate Fat Tuesday

Since I left the corporate world I have a tendency to forget about certain celebrations that happen in this huge world we live in. I would love to get myself in gear and make a conscious effort to begin to bring traditions related to certain celebrations into our home so that my girls can have awesome and fun family memories but at the same time learn.The other day I walked into my girl's bedroom and my oldest said, 'Mommy, I am teaching Gia about Mari Gras (she said it with the 's').' She … [Read more...]