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Doctor's Wife- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Marriage, Mommy Identity, and the Green Eyed Monster

I experience many emotions being married to an ER doctor. Pride. Fear. Admiration. Frustration. Until recently, jealousy was not on this list. From stories of him singlehandedly saving a patient’s life to receiving strong test scores after months of studying, I am continually proud of my husband’s hard work and accomplishments. However, this past June […]

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three girls- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

The Un-Balance of Motherhood

The Questions.  They catch you off guard. They jolt you back for a moment. You look at the questioner like a deer in headlights. You blink, speechless and dumbfounded. And then (after a too awkward silence,) you gulp as you realize the questioner is still waiting on an answer. The Questions. They are always there. They […]

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Childcare Solutions- Working Mom- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Childcare Solutions for the Work at Home Mom

As a full-time work at home mom, people often act surprised to hear that my daughter also attends daycare full-time. It seems as though their expectation is that she would stay home since I happen to be home {but working} as well. With flexible work environments becoming more and more popular, I’ve been wondering what […]

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You are Enough- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

You Are Enough: Encouragement for Moms

Hey moms out there. I was sitting here, thinking about what to write for this post, and I was coming up with nothing. Serious writer’s block. Then I asked myself, What do I need to hear? I thought about it for a second (literally a second, because I knew what I needed to hear.) Encouragement. […]

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My Daughter is Not My Mini Me- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

My Daughter is Not My Mini Me

“Yes! It’s here! This is what I really wanna buy Momma.” My daughter’s high pitched voice echoed through the Target toy department.  I stood, gripping the plastic handles of the red cart, waiting to see what had caused this over exaggerated excitement.  “Squeak, squeak, squeak,” go her sneakers as she quickly runs across the white […]

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Labor Delivery Day Surprises - Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Labor {and Delivery} Day Surprises

By labor, I mean more than just “work”… I mean that type of work that results in a human being. Yep! I’m talking about the process of child birth. I learned a lot in all those classes provided by the hospital, but nothing can really prepare you for the real deal until you’ve been through […]

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Bathroom Essentials- Postpardem- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

New Mom Postpartum Bathroom Essentials {Vaginal Delivery}

As a soon to be mom, we often times get so caught up in the joys of pregnancy or celebrating a friend’s pregnancy that we forget to ask or share postpartum vaginal care advice. After having my 3 children {two vaginal births and one c section} I want to share my top postpartum bathroom vaginal […]

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