Emily H

Although born in Austin, Emily grew up on the Eastside of Fort Worth. After marrying her high school sweetheart, and following the military's whims for a few years, the lovebirds wound up back in the Fort, with their three children in tow. Currently, Emily shares her love of books and writing with both her children and her middle school students. On the weekends, you'll find her outside running local streets and trails, as well as being her kids' biggest fan at whatever sport may be in season.
The best sunscreens listed for moms, kids, and families

The Sunscreens of Summer :: Find the Best Sunscreen for You and Your Family

We compiled a list of our favorites and broke them down into categories for your convenience.
Biracial couples, and people everywhere, should celebrate Loving Day.

10 Ways to Celebrate Loving Day

alk to them about stories you’ve heard, people you know, and the things you see. Don’t just shush someone when they ask a question or say something ignorant. Talk to them about it and help them understand. 
Kids attend a Catholic school, which is a parochial school option.

Picking Parochial

When I’ve taken our kids places in their uniforms after school around our area, people know the school and are always so lovely and polite to my boys, asking them questions about the school and talking about what they know about it.
Learning the game of baseball

Making a Change in Youth Sports :: Who’s With Me?

It was opening day for my boys.  Not the majors, or even little league. Just recreational baseball through the city. But it was still opening day, and they were excited.  It had been more than a...

3.14 – A Day for Pi(e)

If making a bunch of food at home isn’t your thing, consider patronizing one of our local restaurants for your Pi Day celebrations. 
Make fitness, such as running, part of your self-care strategies this year.

Running 101 :: Must-Haves for New Runners

The first time you lace up your shoes, run around the block, and revel in the feeling of your feet hitting the pavement you are one of us. Welcome. We’re glad to have you. 
Repurpose online shopping boxes into fun activities for kids.

Where Will All the Boxes Go?

I love online shopping. Amazon and I have a very close relationship.  But a side effect of all that convenience is what feels like an endless pile of cardboard boxes. When everything from toilet paper to...