Lately I’ve been noticing something… Kindergarten is not what it used to be. My memories of Kindergarten looked quite differently. Recess two or three times a school day. Centers where we played house, built castles with blocks, or stacked those plastic cubes. Gluing noodles to every letter in the alphabet. Lots and lots of coloring. […]
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I want to offer a huge thanks to Natalie and her team at UnBound, Waco – the organizational headquarters. She provided excellent resources and provided insight as I wrote my personal human trafficking story. (https://unboundnow.org/chapter/waco/) Writing this post has been much harder than I imagined. I have shared my personal story countless times and never […]
Mess– Kids are messy! In preschool we are exploring different materials, paints, play doughs, dirt, sand, and lots of other great sensory materials. We view messes as a masterpiece in the making! When dressing your child for the school day, don’t be surprised if they come home with their clothes messy. That should be a […]
Do you know a teacher who goes above and beyond to help the lives of his or her students? Nominate a deserving educator for our Waco Moms Blog Amazing Teacher Contest! Please submit nominations by May 1. Voting will be May 2-4 and the winner will be announced on May 5.
Meet Laura Lalani Hi moms! My name is Laura, and I’m originally from Houston, TX. My parents bleed green and gold, so naturally I attended Baylor University. In fact, I have never missed a Baylor Homecoming since I was born! Crazy right? One disclaimer would be that living in Waco has helped keep my streak […]
Meet Lyndsey Hurtado Hello my fellow Wacoan moms! My name is Lyndsey Hurtado and I am originally from the land of delicious tacos, a.k.a San Antonio, Texas. I met my handsome husband Drew at our alma mater, Texas State University (eat ’em cats!), and we married in 2011. Coaching brought us to my husband’s hometown […]
Greetings new friends! I am super excited to be a part of the Waco Moms Blog. My name is Crystal and I live in Lorena. I was born in Waco and have lived in and around here my entire life. My husband, Nick, and I met at Lorena High School and married soon […]