Jessica Foy

Organizing after the holidays

Organizing After the Holidays :: 3 Tips to Getting Your House in Order

The hustle and bustle of the holidays is finally winding down. While my schedule starts to look more “normal,” my house is quite the opposite and is in desperate need of organizing. I’m thinking...

The Unconventional Holidays :: What to do When Your Spouse is Working

My idea of the traditional Thanksgiving and Christmas spent with my husband and family went out the window when I married my husband, a first year medical school student, almost five years ago. Figuring...
Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos :: How and Why You Should Celebrate the Day of...

  In full disclosure, I am an outsider to this beloved holiday and tradition of Dia de los Muertos. But it is one that my family will begin celebrating in our own respectful way. Even though...
BMW Dallas Marathon

The BMW Dallas Marathon :: a Run for the Entire Family

**This post has been sponsored by BMW Dallas Marathon to bring you this experience.  All opinions are 100% our own!** The BMW Dallas Marathon returns to the heart of the city December 7th-9th with new race options...
Goldfish Swim School

Goldfish Swim School :: a New Swimming Experience

**This post has been sponsored by Goldfish Swim School to bring you this experience.  All opinions are 100% our own!** Goldfish Swim School in Carrollton is much more than a swim school. You feel it...
Traders Village

4 Reasons to Visit Traders Village in Grand Prairie

**This post has been sponsored by Traders Village to bring you this experience.  All opinions are 100% our own!** Traders Village is an adventure for the entire family! Spanning 150 acres and located in Grand...
at-home activities

My Latest Favorite At-home Toddler Activities

I have a three and one year-old at home with me. Some days we love getting out and exploring, and other days you just need to stay home and have a “quiet” (haha) day. I’m...

A Skin Rash App that Won’t Keep You Guessing: a Review of Aysa

**This post has been sponsored by Aysa to bring you this experience.  All opinions are 100% our own.** As parents, we all have fretted over a mysterious rash that's developed on our child’s skin. You...
at-home preschool

Your Guide to At-Home Preschool

We are fortunate to live in an area with countless options for preschool programs. With the help of a few seasoned preschool moms, I researched what I thought would be the best option for...

Outdoor Family Fun :: Camping at Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Did you know the second largest canyon in the country lies in the heart of the Texas panhandle? Recently we took a long family road trip and stayed the night at Palo Duro Canyon...
4th of July

Crowd-pleasing Dishes to Try this 4th of July

No need to scour Pinterest and food blogs for new recipes this 4th of July. Whether you are heading to a cookout or hosting one yourself, here are some of my tried and true...

5 Activities {Besides TV} to Do After the Kid’s Bedtime

You made it. That beautiful, perfect, never-thought-I’d-get-there moment when all the kids are asleep, and you get to enjoy quiet time to yourself. Thank goodness for bedtime! For me, this usually translates to sitting on...