Tag: family

Setting Family Goals :: East Texas Moms

I don't love the term New Year's Resolution. There is too much pressure. I even wrote about it here a couple of years ago....
Mothers Day quarantine

A COVID-19 Mother’s Day Wish List | East Texas Moms

I’ve never understood how Mother’s Day became an excuse for moms to get away, when being with those that call us “Mom” provides an...

The Magic of Cousins | East Texas Moms

  Cousins.  Your first friends.  Your built-in friends for life.  This magical experience of "cousins" is already happening with Jackson and cousins, Layla and Olivia....

Neighborhood Egg Hunt {Printable} | East Texas Moms

This Easter season will look a bit different, so in our neighborhood we are going on an Egg Hunt to have some fun and...

Gumbo: Our Tex-Cajun Tradition | East Texas Moms

Written by Guest Contributor: Amy Thibodeaux The unique aroma hit me as I walked into my mother-in-law’s house ... a tantalizing combination of chicken stewing...
family

Missing Sunday Dinners | East Texas Moms

Born and Raised So many East Texans claim this as a badge of honor. I get it. Smaller towns. Community focused with family at it's...

It’s Tradition | East Texas Moms

When I was a kid my mom, my brother, and I slept on the sleeper sofa every Friday night.  We ate snacks and watched movies...
trains

The Magic of Trains | East Texas Moms Blog

There are certain themes all children adore: Dinosaurs, Farm animals, Fire trucks and Trains My personal favorite has become the trains. East Texas trains are truly...

Choosing to Travel WITH Kids | East Texas Moms Blog

I see you with your spouse on a sprawling beach in paradise. And sipping wine in Napa. So dreamy. But I raise you... with...
off to work

Heigh Ho! It’s Off to Work I Go | East Texas...

I went to work in December. It’s been a roller coaster. My family has been chasing what we assumed was “balance. All of my...