Passionate About the Coastal Bend
and the Moms Who Live Here
Baking cookies with Elliot Faye.

Cooking with Mom is Special

When you get the notice that your family is about to grow and your one-time baby is about to be a big sibling, the change is forever. When I found out I was pregnant with my second, I almost had mixed feelings about it. My biggest fear as a mom, especially as an only child myself, was that […]

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I Always Knew I’d End Up Here

When I think back to when I was a little girl, I remember how I always had this vision in my head of a husband, kids, our own home, and myself taking care of it all. I always knew I would become a stay at home mom… always. When I think about where I got […]

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Are You My Mother?

I grew up with my sweet mama reading me that timeless book of the little bird going to all of the different animals asking if they were his mother, but one thing I never questioned was who my mother was. I love Mother’s Day, and now that I am a mother myself, I truly see […]

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My Mom Did the Mother Thing Right

Motherhood didn’t come easy for my mom. After a few complications and fertility drug treatments, she had my older sister in 1984, and was finally able to add three more children to her family in 1986. We just all happened to come at the same time. She always jokes that before she found out she was […]

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My Husband is Not Dumb- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

My Husband is NOT Dumb

Today I want to talk about the “dumb husband” myth. Turn on any TV show and the message is clear: Women are smart and boys are stoopid. Now that I am a grown woman with a husband and 3 sons, I do not think boys are stupid. I still think they smell. Because, dude. They STINK. Sometimes […]

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My Mom and I

My mom and I don’t always see eye to eye on a lot of things. I am sure that my point of view gets on her nerves, but we love each other. My mom has always done her best, even if she feels that her best wasn’t good enough, it was. When I was growing […]

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Hot Town, Summer in the Sparkling City by the Sea! Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Hot Town, Summer in the Sparkling City by the Sea!

There is nothing, absolutely nothing, I love more then summer break.  For obvious reasons as a kid, no homework, long days at the pool, sleepovers with late giggly nights, and now, as an adult, freedom from the schedule with the monsters, no homework :), traveling to see family near and far – and of course […]

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