How mama got her groove back-with help from a hoop

Hoop Dance Bliss

Mama gets her groove on!


I love to share my hoop dance story because it is something that has changed my life so profoundly. The lesson I learned enhanced everything in my life.

At 36 and a mom of 4 kids ages 6mos, 2, 4, and 6, I was personally a mess.  I loved being a mom and homeschooling and breastfeeding and all those wonderful, giving experiences. BUT as an individual, a woman, a wife, I was slowly slipping away. I was deserting all that I was…”losing my mojo”. Continue reading

How much would you pay for a family travel experience?

Family airboat ride

I recently had a change of heart over how much I am willing to pay for my family to have a new and/or unique travel experience.

We have become very innovative at discovering free or inexpensive things to do.  Having 4 kids makes it difficult to buy the all day bounce house bracelet or tickets at a fair. It’s all a small fortune. We stick to nature walks, tours, museums, library activities, community events, etc. Until…  Continue reading