Author Archive | Renee K.

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A Fresh Take on Home Fragrance {EnviroScent Giveaway!}

RGV Moms Blog is delighted to partner with EnviroScent to bring you the following sponsored review. We believe in sharing products we value and all opinions are genuine and 100% our own. How many of you are a stay-at-home parent? How many of you work away from home, but are total homebodies on the weekend? My point [...]
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inspiration

Why We Love Catia Holm & Her #ConfidenceRevolution

image: catiaholm.com We all do it. We daydream about becoming the "best" versions of ourselves— better at communicating our feelings, sharing our goals, pursuing our passions. Or, simply becoming a happier, more confident person. But then there's laundry. And carpool. And a meltdown. And a million more distractions. And then it's bedtime. You're exhausted. Your motivation is waning. Or maybe you're [...]
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autism month

Autism Awareness Month

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 […]

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home decor spring 2016

Fresh for Spring 2016: Home Decor Edition

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 […]

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SPRING BREAK 2016 Events and Activities Guide in the RGV

Spring Break 2016: Events and Activities Guide

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 […]

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having a daughter

On Having a Daughter

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 […]

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Ham for the Holidays

Ham for the Holidays {Recipe + Sweepstakes}

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 […]

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