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Mom’s Work is Never Done – Kids and their Birthdays
Having 3 kids, we’ve planned a few birthday parties. For some, we have gone all out and for a few it has just been a small dinner with close family.
My daughter’s birthday is on Christmas Eve so it’s always tricky to try and plan her party. Do we do it before Christmas or after Christmas? Do we invi…
I Really Need Some Outback!
I have been craving the Outback Steakhouse lately.  It is my favorite place to eat.  I actually used to work at a Outback.  I was a fry cook, I made salads and desserts, and was placed on grill once in awhile, and I helped out with dishes when they were getting stomped...
Market Days this Weekend
Enjoy a beautiful day OUTSIDE this weekend at Victoria Market Days! Victoria Parks & Recreation makes it possible every 3rd Saturday in the Spring in Riverside Park.
This weekend they will have live music by Kevin Anthony. He plays a little country and folk music too...
Facebook – What You Can Learn
Facebook is the largest social network. I mean, is there really any others out there? And we all wonder what we did before it. Some of us update our status, some people pretend not to look at Facebook and won’t admit that they really do, all the time... stalking. And some us are actually using it as…
Tech Thursday – Windows 8??
WAIT!! I’m still learning about all the features available in Windows 7 and now word has it next year Microsoft will be offering a new OS... Windows 8! Unlike me, maybe you haven’t upgraded to Windows 7. Well, that’s okay since word has leaked that wor…
Fore! What Victoria Golf Course Do You Prefer?
There is nothing better than watching 4 days of the Masters and then heading out to the golf course.  Thankfully Victoria has multiple courses to choose from.  It's always nice having an option of what course to choose.  Victoria has three courses...
5 Things About Kenny Chesney That Might Surprise You
As our Kenny Chesney contest continues on Facebook – sign up for a chance to win a flight to Green Bay to meet Chesney and see him play on June 11 at Lambeau Field – we're running down some of the highlights of Chesney's prolific career. In his nearly two-decade run at the top of the country charts,…
Kids Say (And Do) The Darnedest Things
As a mom, you love your kids unconditionally, but they sure can embarrass you sometimes! Just the other day, standing in line at the checkout at HEB, my Bowen, who is 2, pointed to a bearded man standing behind us and YELLED, “That man looks like a billy goat! That billy goat STINKS!”
Talk about want…
Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on the Cheap in Victoria
One day, three meals, and a 20 dollar bill
Breakfast:
I live 10 minutes from work. This typically means that on any given day I roll out of bed about 20 minutes before it’s time to be at work. My breakfast generally consists of a cup of coffee with a side of coffee. I’m just not a breakfast/morning pe…
A Bet, a BBQ, a Bunch of Bald Heads
A bet is a bet, right?
The Nasty Cookers BBQ Team entered a BBQ cook off at Colet Inn this past weekend. The cook off benefited LJ Chumchal, who is battling Hodgkins Lymphoma. The bet was that if the Nasty Cookers won, they would allow LJ to shave their heads.

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