Kristina Salinas

Kristina Salinas
Letter to Santa

Letters to Santa

Growing up, I always believed in Santa Claus.  I even remember seeing Santa putting presents under the tree one year, as I watched from the staircase.  I know, I know, that sounds silly and...
Police Cars

A Letter to my Daughter

Dearest Klarissa, Today the nation mourned the loss of 26 victims of a horrible tragedy on Friday, December 14 at Sandy Hook Elementary.  You are only one year old and so far from your school...

“Tweens” and Technology

This year, my 10-year-old step-daughter had six items on her Christmas wish list.  Of the six, five were technologically advanced items. Earlier this year, she said she wanted a new phone because hers was not...

Christmas Time is Here…

The holiday season is here!  Lights are shining bright in my neighborhood and the cold weather is finally here {not for long, but it's here for now}.  We, at RGV Moms Blog, have not...
Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving Day Recipe for Sweet Potato Casserole

Last week on Live with Kelly and Michael (one of my favorite morning shows), Michael was showing Kelly how to make a sweet potato casserole.  It looked sweet and delicious so, I've decided I'm...

Carrying on After a Miscarriage

In January of 2007, while I was married to my first husband, I found out I was pregnant.  Two months later, while my parents were visiting for the weekend, I started to feel severe...
RGV Moms Blog :: Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

The day has come!  It's Halloween!!  Are you your kiddos all dressed up?  Please send us your pictures so that we may post them on our page this week.  We can't wait to see...
Itzbeen Pocket Nanny

Itzbeen Pocket Nanny- Product Review

While I was pregnant with Klarissa I knew I wanted the Itzbeen Pocket Nanny to track "things" but I didn't really know what I would use it for exactly.  I put it on my registry but...
Homework Space

Create a Homework Space for Your Kiddos

Have you noticed your kiddos are coming home with more homework these days?  I have!  Here are a few tips for creating a homework space that will help you and and your kids. 1. Consistency-...
What are the Best First Solid Foods for Infants?

What are the Best First Solid Foods for Infants? – Part Two

We had a request for some information on what the best first foods for babies are.  You asked, we deliver!  This will be part two of Best First Foods.  After reading several books, magazine articles, and...