Trix Raney

Trix started her life in Georgia after living in Myrtle Beach, Tahoe City, and Nashville, her (now) husband wrangled her into a life of Bayou living here in Baton Rouge. She’s the mother of six; a vivacious 9 year old, a curly haired 6 year old, their hurricane of a youngest 4 year old, and 3 sweet babes taken far too soon. She’s well versed in potty humor & innuendos while perfecting the art of sarcasm on the daily. When she’s not busy living the home school life, complete with yoga pants & coffee she is running her business Rane or Shine Designs.

Get Outside in Baton Rouge! :: Our Favorite Outdoor Hikes and Trails

Our Favorite Outdoor Hikes and Trails in Baton Rouge When spring hits, it lasts for about a day. Welcome to Louisiana! But even with summer closing in, we’ll get an occasional day of low-ish temperatures...

Snoballs :: A Baton Rouge Guide with Bucket List Printable

It's no secret that Louisiana seasons differ from the rest of the world. We have Football Season, King Cake Season, Mardi Gras Season, Crawfish Season, and we're currently entering SNOBALL SEASON! What better way to...

Hanging by a Thread – Grief & Trauma

But maybe you’ve felt it? The heaviness. Felt it physically pressing down on you while simultaneously twisting your shoulder muscles. You felt the sadness. The hopelessness. You take showers not to get clean, instead...

Mama, is Our Elf Real? :: Answering the Tough Questions

She stood in her Christmas pajamas, voice quivering, and asked, “Mom, is Sally real?” Well, crap. I knew this day was close & yet I still wasn’t ready. So I asked her, “What do you think?” A...

Elf Surgery – Make Your Elf Posable & Magnetic

Maybe you've seen the posable elves? One that can effortlessly climb the refrigerator door? And you wonder, just how those elves got blessed with magic while your elf has sitting magic. I'm here to...