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Adventures in Sleep Training

I’m in a state of disbelief. I walk out of my son’s nursery and stare blankly at nothing and then make eye contact with Robert, my husband, shake my head and exclaim, “What.is.happening???” HOW is this happening? Let me back up a bit. I’ve gone through the sleep training routine now twice with Jacob. Generally, […]

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Flip the Switch

In a few weeks my husband and I will celebrate our 6 year wedding anniversary. I will always remember the day I became his wife. We were blessed to have our family and friends spend one of the best days of our lives with us. We laughed, we cried, we danced and had a great […]

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DIY – Cinco de Mayo Maracas

I’ve always enjoyed crafting.  That doesn’t necessarily mean I’m very good at it or that all my attempts are successful.  I’ve had many “Pinterest Fails” in my day.  I love crafting because it lets me express my creativity and fills me with a sense of accomplishment!  Now that I have a wonderful kiddo, I want […]

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easter eggs

Easy Peasy Easter Eggs – yes, no mess!

This is the first year my daughter is really able to participate in making or decorating for the holidays. Since she’s only just turned two her fine motor skills are still developing…precision is not exactly in her repertoire yet, but that doesn’t stop her from decorating her little heart out. So, although I’m pretty darn […]

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BT MOPS Moms of Preschoolers

Are you a MOPS mom?

If you are not, let me tell you, it is a-maz-ing. There are more than 3,900 MOPS groups meeting across the United States and in 35 countries around the world. Luckily, we have a (large) group in McAllen! Yay! MOPS= Mothers of PreSchoolers.  It’s is a community of pregnant mothers and mothers with children from […]

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