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Healthy Mom-ing

No, this is not about why you should be vegan, or organic, or not eat a slice of cake for breakfast. I am a mom of twins, and a college student on the side. I get it, you guys. It is so hard to make healthy choices when your one year olds refuse to eat […]

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WACO- we want a playscape

Dear Waco: We Want A Playscape

Dear Waco: Please open a restaurant with a playscape. Love, every mom with a toddler. In bigger cities, playscapes are everywhere. If I lived in Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, etc. , I would be writing “Top 50 restaurants with playscapes” because they have SO MANY. But Waco, poor poor “little” Waco, doesn’t have them. Moms […]

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Unexpected Guidance

I was the baby of my family, and the first to leave our hometown to go to college. My eldest sister is very wise and knew that, despite my eagerness to get away, I would one day be homesick. As a graduation/good luck gift, she contacted basically everyone I have ever known and asked for […]

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waco-moms-blog-5 Signs You're a Type A Mom

5 Signs You’re a Type A Mom

I hate labels. I try to not take quizzes that will categorize me, because then I feel trapped in that category for the rest of my life. However, I have been/am/always will be a Type A girl. Although my personality has not changed, what I consider to be the “signs” of being Type A shifted […]

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Sincerely, a family affected by childhood cancer

Sincerely, A Family Affected by Childhood Cancer

Most girls entering their senior year of high school are worried about college acceptance letters and finding a date to homecoming. Vanessa Nielson, my aunt whom I never had the privilege of meeting, was coming to terms with her diagnosis of Ewing’s Sarcoma (a rare cancer that grows in and around bones). This is her […]

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