Austin, Texas

So, this is a little belated, but over Thanksgiving (last year), I took the kiddos to Austin, Texas BY MYSELF. Yes, I did. #beastmode And here’s how that went… We actually had a fantastic time. We walked around the downtown area, explored some cooler areas, visited friends, did a lot of driving, and went to…

Up to speed…

It’s been a major year. As I shared yesterday, we have a new person in the mix. And that’s all very exciting, but it’s not the only new development around here. So, I won’t waste your time. It’s time to get you up to speed… I published a book. Yes, I wrote a Young Adult…

How will this work?

In order to stay on track and keep the jumble of ideas from getting tangled in my head, I’ve devised a little system for the blog.  This way, you know what to expect and it will probably keep me on track (don’t quote me on that). Mondays: General Posts. Travel tips, Ideas, Rants, your general blog…

What is TKBT anyway?

 On our most recent family vacay, I said to Jeremy, “we experience an entirely different Europe than people who travel without kids.”   I don’t know what inspired me to say it or even what I really meant by it.  Perhaps I was thinking back to the pre-kids era when Jeremy and I would stumble across cities,…