Category archives: Family


  • When I was about 9 or 10 my mom took me out to a horse ranch out along McAllen Road before they put up a housing development there. I remember being so excited. My babysitter, DeeDee had horses she'd taken us on rides with, my neighbor had some as well, and my mom used to ride when she was young, so[...]
Let them eat candy!
  • Let them eat candy!

  • 96 degrees out, lots of walking, lots of gear, two different lights, three adult siblings, three cousins, two grandchildren, a bag of candy, lots of Gatorade and water, a BUNCH of different groupings, and maybe one or two meltdowns, but we made it! Each time I do one of these I tell myself, “neve[...]