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I’m Okay With Saying No (and You Should Be Too)

I used to be what I like to call a “chronic people-pleaser.” I never said no. I avoided confrontation like the plague. If you asked me my opinion, it would be bi-partisan and bland. If you asked me where I wanted to eat, I’d say “wherever.” If someone wanted to make plans, I’d say yes.  Sound […]

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To the Mom Married to A Grad Student

This one is for the mom whose only alone time with your husband is spent asleep. For the mom who watches the clock, hoping he will make it home before the kids go to bed. For the mom crying alone in the bathroom, because you don’t want to add to his stress. You are not […]

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Moms: Let’s Stop Comparing

Whether you’re a seasoned mom of four, or a new mom of one, chances are you have compared yourself to the moms around you. In fact, you probably did it today! In this world of social media, we see a constant barrage of perfectly posed photos of our friends, portraying their lives in the best […]

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Meet Jessica Stokes

Meet Jessica Stokes Hello Waco! My name is Jessica Stokes, and I am SO excited to be joining the wonderful team of women here at Waco Moms Blog! I moved here just over a year ago with my husband Anthony, who is now in his second year at Baylor Law School. We met while attending […]

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