Cinella is a mom of 3 girls; Yvette (11), Eliada (6) and Annaleah (3) and has been married for 10 years. Born and raised in Donna she is living her dream of being a stay-at-home mother. After going through some rough spots her moto is now "Don't Say Hurry." In her free time she loves to vlog, give back to the community and spend time with her girls. Published many times in books and local publications she can't wait to publish her own book one day. You can visit her blog at Don't Say Hurry.

Skipping Spring Cleaning: Resources to Get Clean and Organized

Who else is so glad that spring is here?! Oh wait, the Rio Grande Valley skips spring and jumps straight into Summer! Am I right? For me, spring is the time of the year...
School Choice IDEA

National School Choice Week: Top 5 Reasons Why I Love IDEA

National School Choice Week is the perfect time to look at your educational options for your kids. Reference our Guide to Schools, Preschools and Childcare in the RGV to help with your decision, do...
Day in the Life of a NICU Mom

Day in the Life of a NICU Mama

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Throwback Thursday

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Love You - You are Special

10 Simple Ways to Show Your Kids You Care

Making sure our children feel special and loved is something we should focus on all year. Here are 10 simple ways to show them you care.

Labor and Delivery: The thoughts in my head

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Best Black Friday Buys

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You wouldn't believe that the best deals on Black Friday are in places that actually don't really have any lines. I'll let you in on my little secret.

My Mommy Motto

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Back to School Supplies

RGV’s Best Back to School Deals

I can’t believe the time has come. The time has come for my little baby to start school! Even though I’ve done this twice before with my older daughters, it’s still just as hard. But...
I am a Planner Addict

My Current Hobby: Planning

  As a mother of three girls, there isn't much time for me to have a hobby. But it wasn't always that way. We've all gone through stages in our journey through Motherhood, have we not?...