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Donating Breastmilk: A Simple Way to Make a Big Impact

We love guest posts from our readers! The following is one mom’s story of struggling with oversupply and finding a silver lining through breastmilk donation. It’s inspiring AND informative, so be sure to share! Special thanks to our guest writer, Brycee Loyola! My introduction to donating breastmilk came through my frustration with breastfeeding. I had what is called […]

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The Joy of Being a Mother

Oh, the joys of parenting!

We're excited to share this guest post from Blanca, an RGV mom of three girls! We love her honest and humorous take on the ups and downs of parenting.  Oh, the joys! Oh, my! Parenting is by far the hardest thing to do in this world! Literally! If the lady at HEB isn’t staring you down because of your [...]
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My Most Vulnerable Moment

I was an emotional catastrophe. That saying about the duck – calm above water, and kicking for dear life underneath … well that was me! I was kicking so hard, that I was wearing myself out. I probably should have turned to someone for guidance. But I guess all I saw in the mirror was that […]

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Kid’s Birthday Party Venue: Main Event Entertainment Center {Sponsored}

{RGVMB has partnered with Main Event Entertainment for this sponsored post. We simply love this local business and are thrilled to highlight and share what they’re up to!} Kids Birthday Party Venue: Main Event Entertainment Center Located: 500 N. Jackson Road Suite C Pharr, Texas 78577 956.787.7100 www.mainevent.com Looking for a unique kid’s birthday party venue?  Check […]

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Summer Fun Photo Contest

RGV Moms Blog wants to see YOUR family photo in our Summer Fun Photo Contest! We are excited to announce this contest and the AWESOME prize which is an outdoor photo shoot with the fabulous photographer, Melinda Gutierrez! The contest will run for 4 days, and you can visit our facebook page during the contest to […]

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A Single Mother’s Love Letter on Father’s Day

Father’s Day is near! As a 30-some year old woman, my Facebook feed is no longer plagued by wild night out photos but rather pictures of children, mom tips, play dates, and the dreaded Father’s Day reminders. Before thinking that this is a sad sob story post…don’t. I am a single mother.  My daughter’s father is not […]

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Sneak PEEP – Easter Printables {Download and Print}

Happy Friday, Peeps! With Easter weekend hopping up in a mere two weeks, it may be time to start inviting guests to your Easter dinners, bashes, and celebrations. In South Texas, we love to celebrate with barbecues, cabrito, and cascarones! Other traditions include sunrise service, an Easter egg hunt, outdoor fun, and waking up the kids in the morning […]

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An Elf, a Shelf: Christmas Magic!

For those of you that don’t know, this Elf sits on a Shelf. Somewhere in your home, someplace new every morning, and seemingly always watching… For our family, it started with a book that magically appeared in the mailbox with no note or return address. Of course it had to be read… And so we […]

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