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Category: Texas

Documenting my family’s Texas heritage and history

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Meet Kaylynn Schrandt: #TexasStrong Woman of the Month

I’m excited to introduce you to February’s #TexasStrong Woman of the Month, my local pal and exuberant mentor–biological and adoptive momma, social worker and essential oils maven, Kaylynn Schrandt. Meet Kaylynn Schrandt Originally an Amarillo girl, Kaylynn relocated to central Texas for college, ultimately earning her master’s degree in social work at the University of Texas, …

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Cristina White-Jones TexasStrong Woman of the Month

Meet Cristina White-Jones: #TexasStrong Woman of the Month

I am pleased to introduce you to the first #TexasStrong Woman of the Month for 2017, Cristina White-Jones–an incredible mixed media artist and teacher, who happens to be my Buda neighbor. Meet Cristina White-Jones I met Cristina last summer when my young daughters began attending her fun and creative art classes at a local studio. Originally …

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Meet Shelly Spillmann: #TexasStrong Woman of the Month

I am overjoyed to introduce you to the final #TexasStrong Woman of the Month for 2016, Shelly Spillmann–an amazing daughter, wife, sister, aunt, small town girl and philanthropist. Meet Shelly Spillmann I met Shelly last year, just a few months before she married my college roommate’s older brother, who is in some ways like an older brother to …

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