“I’m not buying you the [expletive] books! The school has a library!” These words echoed from four aisles down from where I was standing in the seasonal section at Target. The words hit me hard as if these words were being said directly to me. As I strolled towards the echoed words, I witnessed the […]
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It’s National Library Week! I’m so excited! First things first, National Library week is April 8th- 14th, with the theme: Libraries Lead. If you follow me on social media, you already know I am always at the library or posting photos of my latest library finds. 8 Ways to Help Libraries Lead: Visit your local […]
With Thanksgiving coming quickly upon us I began to do some self-reflection, and too often I find myself over-stressed, over-worked, and over-tired. I realized the other day that most of the time it’s all about perspective. I forget to be grateful for the things in my life that may seem difficult, but are truly […]
Motherhood and learning a new language are both hard work. For some RGV moms, however, motherhood may be a great time to start speaking the Spanish language. Becoming a Non-Native Speaker I began learning Spanish through highschool and college courses, but I was too embarrassed to speak the language. Although I married a native Spanish […]
Will you go with me on a trip? It’s a trip of the imagination. We’re going to travel back to a day when devices and their tiny glowing screens didn’t dictate our every move. Back before “screen time” was a commonly used word. Can you fathom a time like this? If, like me, you were born […]
To the moon and back: it’s a good way to communicate the indescribable love of a parent for her child. Even if it doesn’t always look that way.
Read with us! Read to your kids. Listen to your kids read. Read for yourself. Just READ. Celebrate Read Across America Day with us! #RGVMomsRead