Dear Blog I am sorry DIYplus5 happened

Dear Blog, I’m so sorry I have neglected you....more

Our Moving Story, which I pray we never do again

After years of living in the Rio Grande Valley, our address has changed. Years ago, we moved to to border of Mexico and Texas for mission work....more

Our house tour

Since we are moving and we have finally finished our remodeling our home – we are thrilled to give you Our House Tour!...more

Moving with 5 kids is not for wimps

What a morning!...more

We are leaving our home

I just looked at the calendar an realized how short of time we have in this place we have called home for the last decade. We have 12 days till we close and the new owners can move in. 12! ...more

Staycation Ideas

Have you ever planned a Staycation? A Staycation is a vacation while staying in your city or close to you. ...more

Staycation Ideas for McAllen Texas and the Rio Grande Valley

Staycation Ideas for McAllen Texas and the Rio Grande Valley including Brownsville, South Padre Island and other local areas Updated for 2014! Our family loves to travel TEXAS! We have traveled all over the Texas/Mexico border from Brownsville to El Paso and then some ....more

Homeschool Conference in Dallas

Do you homeschool?...more

Keep Calm and Play Volleyball free printable

My daughter has started to play volleyball for 8 to 10 year olds....more

10 Mothers Day Gift Ideas for husbands

I love that my husband treats me like a queen on Mother’s Day or really every day. Mother’s Day is when kids usually make homemade cards for their Moms but it is really a special day that my hubby shows off his skills as the Best Husband ever....more