Backyard in the ‘Burbs

My favorite things about my little man include his never ending energy and his love of the outdoors. He is always on the go with antics that simultaneously freeze my heart in fear and make me laugh out loud (talk about sending mixed messages!). He loves all balls, but is especially enchanted by any ball currently in use by people older than him. ...

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Check-in | JW Marriott ATX

As far as I’m concerned, any hotel stay that welcomes us with a glass of sparkling wine for the hubby and I and cucumber water for the little man is fantastic and truly understands customer service, not to mention first impressions. As the bubbles sang and danced across my jet-lagged taste buds, I realized that the quality was a step or two above the two-buck-chuck I was expecting (did I mention first impressions?). Big props to the JW Marriott ATX for getting our trip home started on such a light note. As you can see, despite 6+ hours of travel and airports, even the little man was smiling (I think he just liked all the attention from people in the hotel). ...

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