My name is Erin, and I’m a wife, mother, and writer living in College Station, Texas.
My name is Erin, and I’m a wife, mother, and writer living in College Station, Texas. I love snow, strawberry shortcake, tulips, cowboy boots, musical theater, college football, crime dramas, young adult fiction, and the color red; I really can’t stand unloading the dishwasher, lizards, and drivers who don’t use their turn signals. My heart belongs to an absent-minded professor and every morning I wake thankful for the opportunity to spend another day with the two loves of my life: Wiggly Willie and the Halligator.
With peanut allergies in our family, we can't enjoy Texas Roadhouse and their wonderful cinnamon butter. So I've decided to reproduce my own. Read More
The fear of severe weather is completely normal – and almost to be expected – in children. Read More
After a particularly challenging day in the world of parenting, I sat down and wrote new lyrics to the festive Christmas carol, The 12 Days of Christmas. Read More
Studies have repeatedly shown that people who volunteer are more personally fulfilled and feel better about themselves. Read More
Recently a uniquely honest and humorous fundraising letter was sent home to parents from the PTO at their students’ middle school. Read More
Swimming lessons, while not as exhilarating as a shiny two-wheeler or stunning as jewelry, were arguably one of the most valuable gifts my parents ever gave me. Read More
I am, at my core, a meticulous planner. I like organized. I like tidy. I like clean. I like on-time. (Early is even better.) Read More
When the kids and I saw the movie Epic two summers back, we immediately developed an affection for Mub the Slug. Read More