Christmas Lights

I can’t believe there are only 87 days until Christmas!  I’ve been promising my kids for years that we’d put Christmas lights up, but I can’t stand messy lights (which is what they’d look like if I did it!).  Does anyone have any good recommendations for Christmas light installers?  I’m not sure if I want… Read More >>

Canyon Ridge Middle School Supports Leander ISD Clothes Closet

Did you know that Leander ISD has something called “Clothes Closet”? It is a service program designed specifically for the families of LISD. The purpose of the Clothes Closet is to provide gently used, clean, school clothing as well as brand new underwear and socks to the students in our district who might need them. The… Read More >>

Vandegrift Homecoming and Flash Mob!

VANDEGRIFT HOMECOMING 2012 IS THIS WEEK! PARADE, PEP RALLY AND FIREWORKS SHOW TOMORROW! All parents, students and LISD Community members are invited to celebrate the 2012 Vandegrift HS Homecoming.  See our school website for up-to-date event information and plan to join us for this exciting event! WEDNESDAY, September 19th— HOMECOMNG PARADE @  7PM–FOLLOWED BY PEP… Read More >>

Kawa Sushi and La Fuentes – New Steiner Restaurants

My plan was to review both restaurants for you, but I couldn’t get in to La Fuentes last Friday night.  I was surprised to see the parking lot completely full at 5:20 p.m.  We walked in and were ignored by all 3 hostesses.  When we finally approached them, they said it was going to be over… Read More >>

School / Club / Charity Fundraising

It’s that time of year again when everyone is selling something for their scout troop, sports team, church group, etc… Living in a neighborhood like Steiner Ranch, where we all know SO man families, it can be hard – you want to help everyone, and you have your own kiddos at home selling things.  Because… Read More >>

Hydrilla in Lake Austin

If you do anything in or on Lake Austin, I’m sure you share my frustration with the Hydrilla that has been growing out of control for the past two summers.  It gets tangled in the prop when boating, creates a “hydrilla island” that’s close to impossible to get off when paddle boarding or kayaking, and feels like… Read More >>