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Witte Museum Giveaway

Skyler and I were invited for a special tour of the new South Texas Heritage Center at the local Witte Museum as part of a Mommy and Me Blogger meetup this past week, and I thought I’d share a peek around at what we saw. (That’s Skyler holding the door above–isn’t he turning into a […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House: Summer is Here!

Skyler’s official last day of school was last Wednesday and we’ve kicked it into high gear for summer! The temperatures are rising down here in South Texas and we’re already looking for ways to cool off (not looking forward to the heat in August). We took advantage of a free day and went to see […]

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This Week (and Last!) at the Maker Mama House

My apologies for not posting a weekly photo update last week, something was in the air and I was under the weather. But I’ve been up and running this week, so here’s a little peek and what we’ve been up to… …Chris and I made it to the showing of Silver Streak at Sunset Station […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House

We found ourselves with a free morning and headed out to the park (free mornings seem so rare lately)… I was reminded that parks are the best place to find free bottle caps–and how well I’ve trained my kids to hunt for them–Eleanor went scavenging all by herself… I’ve been working on a fun suitcase […]

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This Week at the Maker Mama House

We celebrated Earth Day with a picnic at the park… I’ve been working on a vintage crewel embroidery pattern (it’s very relaxing)… I put together a last-minute zippered art bag for my middle son’s 5th birthday… The kids eagerly awaited the arrival of Gran and Papa (my husband’s wonderful parents)… We kicked off Mr. Liam’s […]

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