Adrianne hails from the great city of Chicago, but has been a Texan for eight years now, y’all! She’s married to her wonderful husband, Brandon, who was a long distance, Facebook love that she met thanks to a mutual friend. Together they have a two-year-old daughter named Zoey. She is a professional school counselor and owner of Everyday Occasion event planning. She loves a good celebration and anything Christmas! Motherhood has been the most rewarding and challenging time of her life, and she can’t wait to share it with you!
An white Easter basket filled with eggs.

Easter Baskets on a Dime

As most mamas know, purchasing Easter baskets at your local grocery store can be pretty costly, so I'm going to share my dollar-store hacks for creating a beautiful basket on a dime. 
A tired mom holds a baby in her arms.

4 Tips for Surviving the Sleeping Woes of Motherhood

I have not slept a full night in an entire year. Yes, you heard me right. I am beat, tired, exhausted, a walking zombie, to say the least. My third trimester was extremely uncomfortable,...
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5 Ways to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at School

During Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs form September 15 to October 15, the nation celebrates the remarkable contributions and lives of those of Latin American decent. And you may wonder why the month is...
Middle School Children

7 Tips for Middle School Transition :: Advice from a School Counselor

I have been a middle school educator for 15 years, so I have some pointers for you to make this transition much smoother. 
Black Father with daughter

Why I Am Jealous of My Daughters’ Relationship with Their Dad

I am beyond grateful my girls will have a loving relationship with their father, and that I did all that I could to make sure I chose someone who I knew would care for them fiercely, but I can also be sad and upset that I missed out on something so beautiful as well, and that's okay. 

Find Postpartum Support :: 4 People You Can Lean On

The lack of sleep alone can drive a person crazy so for all the new moms-to-be I am pleading with you to find someone who can help you. It's not a job that you can do alone.
Date Night

21 Date Night (or Day) Ideas for Fort Worth, Aledo, Keller, Burleson, Arlington, and...

Now that people are slowly and cautiously traveling more, we can't wait to rediscover our city all over again.