Karen Oakes is a mother of two grown children. She lives in Helotes, Texas, with her two schnauzers Mackenzie and Ella. Her stories are based on real life experiences about her children now and as they were growing up.
When Drewsilla and her siblings are tiny puppies, an accident steals their mother away. A kind stranger rescues them and takes them to a shelter, where the staff works around the clock to care for the pack of newborns. Soon, her brothers and sisters begin to thrive. Drewsilla has a beautiful black coat, intelligent eyes, and ears that stand straight up.
Helen Pankowski, M.D. is a psychiatrist known for using cutting edge modalities that integrate traditional medicine with alternative methods, successfully combining medications (as little as possible) with psychotherapy, kinesiology, energy healing, holistic lifestyle education, and intuition. Dr.
An inspired life means living to your highest potential—having a healthy body, a creative mind, the ability to take full responsibility for your choices, embracing who you are, and connecting to your spiritual life.
This book can teach you: How to strengthen and trust your intuition. How to feel, test, and balance your energy flow.
Joy Sewing is an American journalist and an award-winning fashion editor for the Houston Chronicle. She s also host of the Joyful Life Radio Show. She has interviewed hundreds of famous faces, from the late fashion designer Oscar de la Renta to Beyoncé. Her work has appeared in Money, People, Vibe, Shape, Time, Town & Country and other magazines.
Gil Dominguez is a San Antonio writer. He worked for thirty years as a civilian writer, editor, and public-affairs specialist with the Air Force before retiring in 2010. An Army Vietnam veteran, he holds a B.A. in journalism and English and a M.Ed. in government and literature, both from Texas State University in San Marcos, and a M.S.
Most Texans and many Americans have heard of the Alamo and the main figures associated with the heroic battle that took place there. But how many Americans and even Texans know that it was in San Antonio that Robert E. Lee made the fateful decision that would change his life and the course of American history? Or that John F.
A must-have baby shower gift for expectant dads In this one-of-a-kind guide, dad, doula, and certified lactation counselor Brian Salmon and perinatal mental health and relationship expert Kirsten Brunner offer practical, modern-day survival tips for expectant dads and birth partners.
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Julianne Westcott was living the kind of life that other Protestant girls in prewar Liverpool could only dream about: old money, silk ball gowns, and prominent young men lining up to escort her. But when she learns of a blind-and-deaf brother, institutionalized since birth, the illusion of her perfect life and family shatters around her.
After serving seventy years in prison for the murder of her sister, Eula, Della Lee has finally returned home to the Texas town of Puerto Pesar. She's free from confinement--and ready to tell her secrets before it's too late.
Hearts and dreams evolve in the shadow of the once-magnificent Penn Station.
Dale and Edna Walsh, and of course their dog Wesley reside in the Texas Hill Country near San Antonio. Dale was born in Goose Creek, Texas near Houston, a town that no longer exists.
A 2019 Schneider Family Award Honor Book!
What’s Happening to Grandpa meets Up in this tender, sensitive picture book that gently explains the memory loss associated with aging and diseases such as Alzheimer’s.
James’s Grandpa has the best balloons because he has the best memories.
Amelia Banis is a married mother of two daughters that has not only navigated the experiences of being an adoptee that has gone through the journey of having relationships with both biological parents, but is also an entrepreneur in the conscious consumerism world in both her own business and consulting for others.