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Top Eight Shows from Across the Pond- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Top Eight Shows from Across the Pond

Growing up in Scotland I watched a few American tv shows. Mostly comedies. Friends, Will and Grace, Frasier, and way back in the day, Cheers. They were and still are my reference for all things American. Long live stereotypes. So, I thought I would take this opportunity to share with y’all some great British TV […]

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10 Binge Worthy TV Shows this Mom Loves

I used to watch a lot of television. Then I had kids. Now I escape to the gym when I want to watch my shows. Yes, I am that person. So here is my guide to the best binge watching shows to watch while attempting to burn some calories. Stranger Things – Netflix- I cannot adequately […]

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An Adoption Birth Story- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

An Adoptive Mum’s Birthstory

The phone call came in June, about 2 weeks after I had accepted a full time teaching job. We had been matched with a birth-mother in Virginia Beach, VA. She was due in September, about 6 weeks into the school year.  I informed my new incredibly understanding Principal and new colleagues of the situation. Then […]

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Choosing an adoption agency

How to Choose and Adoption Agency

Adoption can be daunting, isolating, and heart wrenching. I learned some very quick lessons during our adoption process. And if I could impart any tips or considerations to be made when choosing a private adoption agency it would be the following: Adoption is a huge business and there are some unscrupulous people out there who will do […]

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Corpus Christi Public Libraries- Programs for Kids- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

We Love Corpus Christi Libraries!

One of my favorite things to do with my kids in Corpus Christi is to visit the local libraries. Our community has a fantastic network of local libraries. There are six libraries in total spread throughout the city and all of them offer some great services. Not only can you access a wonderful variety of literature […]

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Please, Just Ten Minutes…

I am a morning person. I have been since I was very young. But I never realized how much I enjoyed my mornings until they were cruelly ripped away from me by my second child. My first born was an awesome baby. He would sleep from 11pm -5am from about 2 weeks old. He would […]

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