International Stand Up to Bullying Day #PinkShirtDay

For over 2 years, my son was bullied. He was called bad names and excluded from games and parties. He was even threatened to be killed. At first, we thought it was just teasing. The teasing was continuous. My son felt isolated. It was heartbreaking. What is bullying then? Where is the line between Bullying and […]

Going Crazy with Laughter @lifefulllaugh

One of my bestest bloggy friends turned 40 earlier this month and her husband is taking her to Vegas for her birthday and their wedding anniversary. I'm guest posting over at A Life Full of Laughter today and I would love it if you would pop on over and see what I have to say!! […]

Fearless Guest Post by Tawdra Kandle @tawdra

I have been given the opportunity to review the new YA novel, Fearless, by Tawdra Kandle and since it’s going to take me a little bit to get caught up on my reading I’ve asked Tawdra for a guest post about the novel. I’m excited to bring this post to you today!!

Making Time for Each Other – Guest Post

My husband and I will be celebrating our 21st anniversary on March 23. It feels like just yesterday that we were saying “I do” and promising to love each other forever. We were both so young….I was only 19 and he was 21. We thought we knew everything but we really didn’t know what was […]

Saving Money with Coupons Legally – Guest Post

Photo credit: mconnors from It is true, coupons can save you money, but it’s up to you how much money you actually want to save. I am sure you have seen the show Extreme Couponing, or at least heard about it. Well scratch those ideas right out of your head. To do what those […]

Planning Your Next Party with a Storage Unit – Guest Post

It’s time to plan a surprise party for your loved one. There are many variables to consider here from food to invitations to presents. Amidst all the planning, there may be one thing that can slip your mind and can possibly ruin the party. What is it? The surprise factor. What would a surprise party […]

Friendships are a lot like tulips – Guest Post

Have you grown any tulips recently? You plant the bulb in late Fall, then do nothing except wait while the bulb is preparing for spring. Just about the time you have forgotten all about them you start to see the green shoots. Then before long there are buds that open into gorgeous flowers.

Guest Post – Life, Loss, and Other Things Worth Mentioning @LLAOTWM

Depending on where you look, statistics tell you that anywhere from 7-12% of women deal with infertility. An even more staggering statistic is that as many as 2 million babies are miscarried or lost each year in the U.S. alone. My husband and I started trying for a family right away. It took 8 grueling […]

My Mess in Texas – Elizabeth Ann West

Many have horror stories about meeting their in-laws for the first time. Mine takes place in Texas. So when I was writing CANCELLED, and needed somewhere for his crazy side of the family to come from, there was no question in my mind they would be from Texas. I’m not saying everyone from Texas is […]

I am “Blogfully” Yours Today!!

Want to know where I go for the best reviews and giveaways in Texas?!! Head on over to Barb’s blog, Blogfully, where I will be Guest Posting today!! See you back here tonight at 9pm for the Newbie Blog Hop!!