Schlitterbahn South Padre Island: The Best Little Vacation Spot in Texas


This post is sponsored by Schlitterbahn Earlier this month, we had an unexpected opportunity to take the kids for a weekend stay at the Beach Resort at Schlitterbahn South Padre Island. We usually make a day trip to the coast every summer, but don’t usually stay overnight so we can keep the cost (and stress […]

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Happy Weekend and an Awesome Freebie

Want to support Maker Mama? Clicking on the affiliate link below will keep the craftiness coming!  Happy weekend friends! It’s been a busy week with Mother’s Day, my birthday, and two soccer games today, but I thought I’d pop in to share a super awesome freebie that’s going on today only! One of my favorite […]

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Austin Treehouse | Sustainable Home Improvement

Earlier this month I was invited up to Austin for a tour of Treehouse, a home improvement store dedicated to sustainable living. I drooled over their website and immediately made plans to go. I’ve never heard about a home improvement store dedicated to sustainability, and was excited to meet with local bloggers to learn more. […]

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I’m Craftsy Are You?

I first heard about Craftsy when I went to Craftcation last year. Since then I’ve had the opportunity to check out some of their classes, and even share some of my own projects with other Craftsy members. It’s an awesome place to find new projects, share your own, and learn how to do anything from […]

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Exploring the World with Little Passports

I recently had the chance to check out Little Passports, a monthly subscription package for kids that encourages them explore the U.S. and the world with kid-friendly characters Sam and Sofia. I’ve heard a lot about Little Passports and was excited to see what it was all about with my boys, Skyler and Liam (ages […]

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