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33 Resources for Teens

33 Resources for Teens during Social Quarantine

Resources for Teens During Social Quarantine Entertaining our babies, toddlers, and pre-schoolers is tough. But also tough: keeping our teenagers feeling connected, inspired, and emotionally stable during this time. Teenagers are social beings and, as parents, we know that we are usually the last people they want to spend all of their time with. Navigating […]

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Irish Soda Bread

Whole Grain Irish Soda Bread

Whole Grain Soda Bread (For a more traditional St. Patrick’s Day celebration) For us St. Patrick’s day is all about Corned beef, Cabbage, Red Potatoes, and Soda Bread. I dream about Soda bread all year long and get so excited to make it every March! My Mom inherited this recipe when we were living in […]

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Leprechaun Trap: Corpus Christi Mom's Blog

How to Build a Leprechaun Trap

How to Build a Leprechaun Trap Based on the Book โ€œHow to Catch a Leprechaun โ€ by Adam Wallace  I love to collect seasonal books for my family. I pull them out and display them separately from the rest of our bookshelf. This makes them a fun novelty and we can enjoy them a little […]

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Micro Blog: Many Roles of Mothers

After I became a mother I found that I had an intense feeling of guilt over wanting to identify as several different roles. Just because I became a mother did that no longer mean I was a nurse? And if I was a nurse did that make me a less than ideal mother? And If […]

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dyi easy king cake: Corpus Christi Mom's Blog

Easy King Cake

Easy King Cake For a Family Friendly Mardi Gras My family grew up celebrating Mardi Gras. And no, we aren’t from Louisiana. My Grandma just LOVED any reason to gather her family, and feed them food. And let me fill you in on a little secret. Mardi Gras is mostly about the FOOD. We lived […]

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stop fighting over money: coastal bend moms

6 Tips to Stop Fighting Over Money

Do you fight with your spouse over money? Here are 6 tips to stop fighting, and feel united over your family finances. Many people talk about how magical the first year of marriage is. Don’t get me wrong we had many wonderful memories our first few years of marriage, but we also fought. A LOT. […]

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