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100th Day of School

Hip, Hip, Hooray! It’s the 100th Day!

It’s almost here: The 100th day of school! A whole day dedicated to a very important guest of honor: the number 100. Kiddos have a blast showing what they can do with the number 100 in math, science, art, reading and writing! All moms and dads should also celebrate, because you made it through the […]

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Stuck in the Middle: Advice for Pre-Teens

Stuck in the Middle: Advice for the Parents of Pre-Teens

Think being a teenager is hard? Try being a pre-teen. You still like kids’ toys, playing outside with your friends, building on MineCraft, and watching the Disney Channel. But you also like “cool” stuff like celebrities, pop music, YouTube, and iPhones. If you’re a girl, you’re probably playing with make-up, but Barbies are only sometimes […]

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DearOtherMom

Dear Other Mom, You Win

Dear other mom, I see you everywhere. At dance class on Saturday morning, you arrive with your freshly painted manicure and pedicure. Your daughter, poised and sporting the same hairdo, smiles at me in a similar fashion, while you help her with her ballet shoes. Later in the week, our paths cross at Taekwondo, where […]

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Sea Turtle Inc Turtle Release

Sea Turtles and the Cold: Rescue and Release

South Padre Island has our very own sea turtle rescue organization, Sea Turtle, Inc. According to their website, Sea Turtle, Inc.’s mission is to “rescue, rehabilitate, and release injured sea turtles, educate the public, and assist with conservation efforts for all marine turtle species.” The organization uses social media to announce public releases of sea […]

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Christmas Blues in a Season of Joy

Christmas Blues in a Season of Joy

Gratitude is something I try to practice all year, jotting down different things I am thankful for as they come to mind. During the month of November, I, like many, was especially aware of all my blessings.  However, when Thanksgiving rolled around, I was not feeling particularly appreciative. In fact, my chest felt quite heavy.  As my […]

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Holiday Events in the RGV Guide

Ultimate RGV Holiday Guide 2017

Pave the way for family fun this winter with our annual 2017 Ultimate Guide to Holiday Events in the Rio Grande Valley! To make planning your Holidays easier, we’ve rounded up dates, times, and details to help you find exactly what you’re looking for! Each of the below images will take you to a guide specific to that [...]
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Where's Santa in the RGV?

Santa Guide RGV Moms Blog [2017]

Where’s Santa? The holidays are such a magical time of year! As moms, we’re all rushing around searching for the perfect gifts, finding the perfect tree, and working hard on churning out those Christmas cards. Finding Santa this holiday season should be the least of your worries! I’ve compiled a 2017 Santa Guide to help […]

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