Hi. I’m Claudia, and this is How I Mom: Most days, I live off a hot shower early in the morning and coffee.
My Dear Friend, When my son was a few months old, you invited me out for coffee. I told you that I would take a raincheck. “Maybe next week,” I said. Well, next week came and went, and — in the blink of an eye! — my son celebrated his third birthday. I didn’t realize time moved so […]
Ever heard about Box Tops and wondered what they are and why kids and parents collect them? Join the club. Here’s why we Box Top and who it helps.
I’m a twin, so I’ve always shared my birthday. It’s no big thing. I remember the first birthday that I celebrated while I was in college. My friends went all out with decorations and goodies, and I felt so special and loved. The day was all about celebrating me — and only me! Fast forward about […]
If you’re like me, you strongly oppose the idea that Valentine’s is an over-rated holiday created by the retail industry to make us buy things we don’t need — or that it’s an excuse to eat an insane amount of heart shaped candies and chocolates. Not to mention the flowers and cards we have to buy, […]
It’s not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. May I suggest that it be creating joy for others, sharing what we have for the betterment of personkind, bringing hope to the lost and love to the lonely. –Dr. Felice Leonardo Buscaglia As we are quickly entering what is […]
The phenomenon of counting the first 100 days of school has swept the nation and many schools really get the kids involved and engaged, not to mention the families who are helping their kids with 100 Days of School projects at home. There are so many creative ways to display, count and engage with 100 […]
Welcome back for another Coffee Talk with RGV Moms. We got together on Friday, January 27th, to chat about our week on the blog in this Facebook Live video. Hear about great local events, a recap of our blog posts of the week, upcoming events, our school guide and more. Consider this our virtual coffee date, […]
Christy is an amazing mom to three little ones. She’s chosen to title her post “How I Mom: Words Matter.” (You’ll see why as you read on.) This might be her personal story, but there are some powerful ideas in here for all of us. Hi. I’m Christy, and this is how I mom. I’m not really that […]