1 year after our first move with kids

Last week was a big milestone for us – it’s been one year since we relocated to Houston! It was our 4th work-related relocation for my husband and I as a couple, and our first with children. In many ways the move was much the same as our previous three moves,...
Celebrating the 4th of July

Celebrating the 4th of July

I love the summer, so naturally the 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays. It’s a day Americans come together to enjoy the best food, company, and activities summer has to offer and celebrate our great nation.  A typical 4th of July for my family includes a...
Marriage tax changes

Marriage tax changes

If you have been reading my blog for a while, you’ll know that my husband is also an engineer. We worked together for over 10 years, until I decided to take a career break to become a stay-at-home mom to our two young kids almost a year ago. When my husband’s not...