It was 2 years ago today that I first launched Everyday Marvalous. Despite the joy that I get from working on my blog, a few other things came up this year that kept me from it. Some were of high priority like family and work, and there were some that were just time wasters. Facing 2018, I realize that a few things need to … Read More Happy 2nd Anniversary Everyday Marvalous
Category: Marvalous Life
Oh how I miss the past weekend and, yet, long for the coming weekend. I thoroughly enjoy the time spent with my family. I am working to focus on the really important things in life, like family, good health, and a strong relationship with God. When I consider these things, I realize how blessed I really am. Then all of the inconveniences, disappointments, or … Read More This past weekend…
The past few weeks have been full of work and a lot of fun. There are some things lately that I am really excited about and have enjoyed tremendously. 5. Stila HUGE Extreme Lash Mascara – It will make you look like you have on false lashes! Copied from: shop.Nordstroms.com 4. Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick – It smells delicious … Read More What I’m Excited About
As Black History month comes to a close, I wanted to share a few thoughts that I have on this matter. Black History is American history. Such can be said of all the races and cultures that make up the beautiful fabric called the United States of America. Shouldn’t it be that the advances of one race and/ or culture raises the standing of … Read More Black History Month
It is that time of year again, when we start making resolutions and plans for what we hope to accomplish in the new year. Last year, I had a few goals, which were to go deeper into my bible study, have a great family vacation and improve my running. I accomplished all, but improve my running. Life and a broken toe hindered my running goal. I … Read More Plans for 2016
I hope that you all have had a wonderful Christmas Day! Our Christmas celebration began on Christmas Eve, attending the candlelight worship service. I was really inspired to continue to allow God’s light to shine through me and felt thankful for the gift of Christ, His birth, death, and resurrection. We sang traditional Christmas songs of worship. In my heart, I sang an … Read More Merry Christmas!
This weekend, I was able to help celebrate my Mom’s 65th birthday. It is such a blessing to have her as a Mom and a friend. We enjoy a lot of the same things, so it was easy to plan a few activities to make her feel special. Friday night, the boys and I delivered to her a bouquet of flowers and a birthday card. … Read More A Marvalous Weekend
Today is a great day to check out the Dallas Arts District! The Nasher Sculpture Center hosts Target First Saturdays, where admission is free of charge. There are activities for children and adults, for example tours of the center, scavenger hunt, and yoga on the lawn. Enjoy the morning at the Nasher and then stop by the Klyde Warren Park for lunch. There are several … Read More The Dallas Arts District
In the past few weeks, I have taken an unexpected departure from posting in my blog. It started shortly after spring break in March. However, I am glad to be back. I thought that I would share with you some of the highlights and pictures during my hiatus. Spring Break 2015 – New Orleans, Louisiana It is always a pleasure to bring my family … Read More Where’s Everyday?
My husband and I, like many parents, love to provide for our children an enjoyable life full of enrichment, love, and joy. However, overindulgence without responsibility will lead to entitlement attitudes and dependence. This is the opposite of what we intend to develop in our children by showering them with our love and gifts. One important tool to help your children grow to become … Read More Children and Chores
Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to celebrate the one you love. Although, it should not be on the only time in the year that you do. Make this holiday special by doing something different and very romantic. I suggest skipping the crowded restaurant or the movies, in lieu for real quality time one on one with the one you love. Start by writing … Read More My Sweet Valentine