Meghann is a mom of three little ones, proud lefty, and unexpected country dweller who lives in the Texas Hill Country on 6.5 acres with too many animals to count. Meghann is the creator of Rooted Childhood, a resource to inspire families with young children to create and connect through meaningful, seasonally inspired activities. She can be found online at

Sipping On Tea: A Family Tradition

In the grand scheme of childhood, sometimes it’s the little traditions that stand out the most. In our house, we have pancakes on Saturday mornings, we do family game night on Sundays, and on...

The Case for Black Baby Dolls

In a sea of sameness, it’s good to be different. At least that’s what we like to tell ourselves, right?  My daughter and I took a trip to the American Girl® store in New York...

Settling in to Motherhood

Aim high. Reach for the stars. Sí se puede. We’ve heard it all our lives. “You can do anything!”  We live in America, the land of opportunity, where all things are possible. It’s quite frankly...

IKEA Without Tears: 6 Tips for Shopping with Kids

It’s big, blue, and you can’t miss it… IKEA has finally made its way to San Antonio!  IKEA offers inexpensive, contemporary furniture and housewares, but shopping here is not your average shopping trip. It’s an...

Tidying Up: How I Traded Mountains of Stuff for a Life of Joy

I thought I was tidy until I met Marie Kondo. It turns out I was disrespecting my socks in an awful way, I had an unhealthy obsession with storage containers, and my joy was...

Fall in Love with the Instant Pot

I’m an Instant Pot evangelist. This little kitchen gadget has revolutionized my kitchen and, simultaneously, my life. I’ve been known to spout off the 1001 reasons I love my Instant Pot to grocery store...

Decluttering for the Holidays

This time of year feels so full. It’s barely cooled down enough to put up the fall decor when we’re tossed right into the holiday season. Between getting the lights up and all the...

Starving for Connection: Why Moms Can’t Stop Scrolling

I am the first person to give the sideways glare at a mom completely ignoring her kids in exchange for some screen time on her phone at the park or a restaurant even though...

Exploring Cibolo Nature Center

San Antonio is known for its beautiful culture, the River Walk, the Spurs, and so much more. I grew up here and came back after college because I love that it's a big city...