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Please Pray for Texas

Mrs. Padilly's Please Pray for Texas

My Heart is Heavy.

Not only is my adoptive state of 38 years in trouble, the region I call home, Houston, is in real trouble.

The Padilly’s are alright ~ Harvey spared us. Our personal losses were two 75′ pine trees. Spindly, ugly things that were already slated to come down. In unison, they fell side-by-side in our pasture. Damaging nothing but themselves.

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My New Casita Travel Trailer!

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NOTE: The Interior restoration on my Casita is complete! Ready to jump right in and read the first post in the series? Go to “My Casita Travel Trailer’s Before Glamping Pictures,” or just continue reading below about My New Casita Travel Trailer.


This is my first article on, which grew out of my original travel journal,, which launched in 2012.

Mrs. Padilly’s Travels is a travel and DIY website that includes articles on my boating, camping, and road trip adventures. Mrs. Padilly’s Travels also includes my popular DIY & how-to projects like my restoration series on the newest addition to my travel options:

My New-to-Me 2006 Casita Travel Trailer! 

Mrs. Padilly's Casita

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Howdy, Y’all!

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“I wasn’t born in Texas, but I got here as fast as I could!”

Welcome to the launch of my new blog!
Please visit my
About Mrs. Padillypage to learn more!