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Summer Capsule Wardrobe - Featured

My {Realistic} Summer Capsule Wardrobe

We have all read the article, seen the closet views, and been oh.so.inspired by the movement. Call it minimalism; call it Project 333; call it a “capsule wardrobe.” Call it amazing or call it bogus. Call it “I’m all over this!” or “Heck no, I can’t even imagine!” I’m on board. Sort of. I’ve been on […]

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A Word of Warning… The Day I Almost Got Carjacked

I’m a former TV news producer, and I have watched every single episode of Dateline and 48 hours that has been aired. I am ultra aware of my surroundings and suspicious of pretty much everyone. I mean, I once thought a dark van following me around the neighborhood some mornings during my run was a mad […]

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Before 8am {Erica}

“Life is an adventure, and there is no script. I see something in ordinary moments. I believe that perfection comes not when you are dressed perfectly and wearing lipstick – but in little moments and interactions that make up our days and build and sustain our relationships. Let me show you the beauty in your unscripted moments…” – Karen […]

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Unique Pregnancy Announcements - Featured

10 Unique Pregnancy Announcements

Right here, right now, there is a bit of a Baby Boom going on at HMB.  On our team alone, there are FOUR mamas currently expecting and several more who are hoping to be within the next few months.  So you can imagine the excitement we are all feeling as pregnancy announcement after pregnancy announcement keep filling […]

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A Family’s Guide to Visiting Houston!

Sooo…you’re planning a trip to Houston.  Well, let us be the very first to welcome you here with our handy-dandy Family Visitor’s Guide!  As the nation’s fourth largest city and a mecca for world-class restaurants, arts, and entertainment, we realize that it might feel a bit overwhelming when you first sit down to plan a trip […]

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Family Death - Featured

When someone your child loves dies…

We can prepare ourselves and our children for just about everything, but when the unexpected happens — what then? We suddenly lost my dear step sister a few weeks ago. This has rocked our family to the core. Katie was a fun, adventurous animal lover and had a very special way with the kids in our family. […]

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