Passionate About the Community
and the Moms Who Live Here

Tag Archives | education

WACO-mending broken branches

Book Review – Mending Broken Branches: When God Reclaims Your Dysfunctional Family Tree

Mending Broken Branches: When God Reclaims Your Dysfunctional Family Tree is the latest book by author Elizabeth Oates. She is a brilliant, theologically sound woman who is excellent at sharing both the truth of God and her personal experience. This book seemed to be a written expression of how her faith, education, and personal journey […]

Continue Reading 0
WACO-the-new-kinder

The New Kindergarten

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. […]

Continue Reading 4
WACO-TRAFFICKING

Human Trafficking: 5 Things You Need to Know

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 […]

Continue Reading 1
meet laura lalani waco moms blog

Meet Laura Lalani

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 […]

Continue Reading
meet lyndsey hurtado waco moms blog

Meet Lyndsey Hurtado

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 […]

Continue Reading
Meet Crystal Radke

Meet Crystal Radke

  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 […]

Continue Reading