Month: September 2017

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9-22-2017)

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9-22-2017)

  It’s Friday!  This week flew by and I think it’s because we’re finally back in our family household groove.  Many of you shared last week that you were struggling getting into the hang of things this school year, so I hope you’re all settling […]

Four Points Mom & Books (9-19-2017)

Four Points Mom & Books (9-19-2017)

  Today we’re back with another Four Points Mom & Books post.  I love reading and I’m so thrilled to get to share with you all the books I’ve read each month.  We started this monthly Four Points & Mom post last month (and you […]

Expanding Brains and Muscles at Thinkery

Expanding Brains and Muscles at Thinkery

  Thinkery is Austin’s version of a children’s museum.  What does that mean?  It’s cool.  It’s different.  It’s big, but not too big.  The environment itself challenges your mind.  (And some might call it a bit too crowded at times … 😉  ).     […]

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9-15-17)

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9-15-17)

  And we’ve made it to Friday! Usually I’m excited on Fridays.  Today I’m just relieved because lately this meme describes me:     Seriously.  Last night I realized I showered three times that day.  No, I didn’t work out actually because I was too […]

And The Giveaway Winner Is …

And The Giveaway Winner Is …

  It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for … today I’m announcing the Hat Creek Burger Company giveaway winner!     And The Winner Is … Lani Derrick!  Lani, I hope you have a wonderful visit to Hat Creek on your $60 gift card. […]

Show & Tell Tuesday: What’s In Your Bag

Show & Tell Tuesday: What’s In Your Bag

  In today’s Show & Tell Tuesday I’m taking you on a very exciting tour of ….   the inside of my bag.   Okay, not too exciting but kinda fun.  Another mom blogger, Andrea, hosts a link-up in which every other Tuesday we show […]

Checking Out Hat Creek Burger in Lakeway

Checking Out Hat Creek Burger in Lakeway

  Hat Creek Burger Company is a well-known local burger joint with various locations around the greater Austin area.  When I saw the coming soon sign in Lakeway a few months ago, I couldn’t wait to check it out with the kiddos. Don’t miss out […]

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9/8/2017)

Friday Favorites with Four Points Mom (9/8/2017)

  You guys … it’s Friday!  We made it through another week.     I just love Jim Halpert.  Now I think I’m going to have to put The Office on my “watch while whipping up dinner” watchlist again.  Although this was a short week, […]

Our British Columbia Family Vacation

Our British Columbia Family Vacation

  Today is a photo-heavy day.  Get ready.  We’re talking all about our recent trip to British Columbia.     My husband is from a small town in Eastern B.C. and we try to make it back every year or two to spend time with […]

Woodlands Park, River Place’s Best-kept Secret

Woodlands Park, River Place’s Best-kept Secret

  Today I’m back with another Playgrounds & Four Points Mom post and highlighting another local playground in the Austin Four Points area, River Place’s Woodlands Park.  If you’ve been following the website for awhile, you know that I regularly visit local attractions and provide […]

Last Day of Splash Pad and Pool Fun

Last Day of Splash Pad and Pool Fun

  It’s Labor Day! I hope you are all having a wonderful holiday weekend with your families and friends.  Today we’re soaking up the last minutes of fun in the sun and I hope you’re doing the same.  So, today’s post is super-short and I’m […]

Friday Favorites (9/1/2017)

Friday Favorites (9/1/2017)

  It’s here!  It’s finally here!     Yes, September has finally graced us with her presence.  Growing up in Texas, the beginning of September was always an exciting time for me.  It marked the start of school, football season (high school football controlled my […]