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Moms, Tell Guilt and Pressure to Take a Hike!

It often seems, we live in a world that tells women to be either successful career women or blissful stay-at-home moms who have Pinterest craftiness down and meal prepping complete, all while having a house in constant order. It is impossible to ignore the invisible weights that flank our shoulders. Pressure and guilt take up […]

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You Can Set the Tone- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

You Set the Tone

I’m not going to lie. Motherhood has been a struggle for me. Not just lately. It has always been a struggle. I feel like so many moms are amazing at it. And as I watch their “amazing day” highlight reels on social media, I feel like I’m lost. My struggles seem amplified and so much […]

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2017 Top Post- Corpus Christi Moms Blog

Mama Said: A Look Back at Our Top 20 Posts of 2017

2017 Was a Year, Wasn’t It? From tragedies across the country to our own backyard, 2017 seems heavier than year’s past. In the Coastal Bend, we’ve grown together as a community and marveled at the strength and courage displayed through Hurricane Harvey and continued through recovery efforts. But not all was gloom. The Coastal Bend […]

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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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The Struggle to Find “Girl Time”

Caring for a baby is lonely, and yet incredibly heart-warming at the same time. This is a time in a woman’s life when she needs community, needs friends enduring the same life cycle, needs encouragement and laughter and mutual tears. But, for me, it’s hard to get out of the house to find and engage […]

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