Author Archive | Renee K.
Today, the CDC identifies 1 in 68 children in the US as on the autism spectrum. With a statistic like that, it’s no wonder more and more families are advocating for and raising awareness of this developmental disorder. To recognize National Autism Awareness Month, we wanted to highlight some of our local resources and organizations (including early intervention), as well […]
It’s no coincidence that April, the first full month of Spring, is the month we host Bloom, our big event for new and expectant mothers. The event itself is all about informing, connecting, and celebrating new moms. Which got us thinking… why not make this the month we celebrate ALL our fabulous RGV Moms? And thus, the #RGVBloomMoment […]
Spring. It’s fresh. It’s bright. It’s fun. It’s your last chance to decorate/ organize/ redo before summer rolls around and you call it quits until the fall. At the same time, it’s also a super busy season. There’s spring break, followed by Easter, and then a final push to finish up the school year. Is there even time […]
Spring Break is around the corner! How are you planning to keep your young ones busy? There’s a TON of stuff going on across the RGV, so we rounded up some ideas from our contributing writers to get you started. ACTIVITIES: Be RAAD. Read Across America Day. Show your reading spirit and honor the good doctor by wearing something red and […]
The other day, I was on the phone with one of my oldest and closest friends. We were talking about whether or not to have kids. Quick background: I already have one. She’s 10 months old. It feels like I’ve been a parent forever. My friend, on the other hand, is still unsure about the whole child-rearing […]
Cooking a 15-pound turkey is no joke. I would know— my husband just cooked one for Thanksgiving. Of course, after all his hours of basting, I graciously volunteered to take the next holiday. Which left me in charge of the Christmas ham. Here’s what I love about ham: It’s delicious. Also, it’s EASY. Since my in-laws are in town this week, we […]