Passionate About the Community
and the Moms Who Live Here

Education RSS feed for this section

Thanksgiving :: RGV Moms Blog

It’s as Easy as ABCD – An Introduction to Celebrating Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. I love everything about it, family gatherings, the food, the smells and if we’re lucky the cooler weather 😉 Holidays have come to mean even more to me now that I have started my own family and it’s important that my daughter understands the who, what, where, how […]

Continue Reading 1

Book Ideas for Halloween

Reading books with our children is one of my  favorite parts of motherhood. I love to read, and I want my kids to love books and reading, too.  Over the years, I’ve gradually collected children’s books that relate to different topics, holidays, etc. Here are some of my Halloween favorites for preschoolers: The Little Old […]

Continue Reading 0
Untitled design (2)

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This post is dedicated to three amazing moms in my life who bravely and successfully fought breast cancer; my mother, my mother-in-law, and my sister-in-law.  I was 16 the first time breast cancer affected my life when my mother was diagnosed with Stage 1 Breast Cancer. Her OB/GYN had referred her to a surgeon due to […]

Continue Reading 0

A Child’s Struggle With Cancer

I will never forget the dreaded call I received one day late September in 1997.  I was teaching my second graders mathematics when my principal came to the door and said there was an urgent phone call for me in the office.  I knew something awful had happened when he asked me to take the […]

Continue Reading 0

Raising Bilingual Children

I still remember the first serious conversation I had with my husband about raising children. He asked me for one thing, “I want our children to be bilingual.” Thirteen years later, I still struggle with this request. I spoke very little Spanish growing up, so needless to say, I do not speak it as well […]

Continue Reading 2