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It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village We have spent at least half of our fourteen years parenting living away from family. My first year of being a Mama, I was a 10 hour drive from both Grandmas and a couple hours from my sisters, neither of which had kids. We were trying to keep our heads above […]

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Moms, Put Down Your Phone

So, I have a friend.  She’s really fun and super cute and so smart.  She can bring up all the greatest points about any topic that comes up between us.  We talk about our kids, our husbands, our feelings as stay-at-home moms, what shows we’ve been binge-watching, and the latest books we’ve read.  The funny […]

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You Know You’re A Boy Mom If…

  You Might Be A Boy Mom If…   *You find yourself shaking your head just wondering “huh?” *You say “stop touching that” multiple times a day *Your laundry smells like the bathroom, the backyard, and the gym all rolled into its own special fragrance *You find yourself repeating. the. same. thing. over. and over. […]

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Moms’ Summer Reading List

Summer is here. For me, that means my kids and I will be headed to the library and loading up on books and DVDs.  I’m a reader, and my kids have become them by proxy.  Our summer library load-up became a tradition a few years ago.  We’ve gone through seasons of fairy book series, Star […]

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Mom Life: Why We All Need A Tribe

  I hardly think this audience needs much convincing about the need for our “gal pals,” but I’m going to break it down anyway.  I know there are days when this Introvert likes her Me Time quiet.  I love my husband and kids, and we love family adventures exploring new places together or going out […]

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To Dog or Not To Dog

When we told our kids we were going to move to Waco from Southern California, we all discussed the reasons moving would improve our overall quality of life: -Daddy would be home more because he wouldn’t have an hour long commute -We could afford to buy a house -We could get a dog They were […]

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Meet Mary Severns

Meet Mary Severns Hi, Waco Moms.  I’m Mary Severns.  I am honored and humbled to be a part of this Wacoan community of women.  I feel like I’m  in the minority as we are not from Texas.  We moved to Waco just over a year and a half ago from San Diego, California.  We left our […]

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