Tag: parenting

Navigating Back to School | East Texas Moms

Remember that day the parent became the teacher? Who knew that when we went on Spring Break that our kids wouldn’t return to traditional schooling...

Why I Sign My Son Up For Baseball | East Texas...

As I look at my already filled schedule, I see spring registration is due and I know I’ve just been putting off the inevitable. My...

Solo Parenting This Week | East Texas Moms

If I go on a personal outing alone, I sometimes hear... "Oh, where's the Peanut?  Is Dad babysitting?" No, Sandra - we let our toddler...

Oh Crap Potty Method… Literally | East Texas Moms

Potty training twin boys hasn't gone very well. Sleep training went great, all things considered. Bottle feeding schedule was perfect. But potty training has...
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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...

Beware the Back to School Slump! | East Texas Moms Blog

Clean backpacks. Fresh smelling sneakers. Sharpened pencils. Full packs of crayons. We’ve searched high and low for the perfect folder in orange with brads and pockets in plastic....
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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...

6 Things I Understand About My Mom Now That I Have...

I’ve been reflecting on my mom and all the reasons I appreciate her. Having my own kids has helped me grasp the hugeness of...

Act Like A Lady, Mom Like A Dad | East Texas...

My experience of motherhood has been, in a word, humbling. I learn so much by watching other heroes of the parenting profession and one...

Potty Training vs. Anxious Mom | East Texas Moms Blog

Potty training. The mere word invokes crying, stomach aches and pure dread – in me! Before I potty trained my firstborn, I honestly could not...