Rina Gonzalez

Rina is a stay at home mom living in McAllen. She has been married to her soul mate, Jaime, for 14 years, and they are the proud parents of Sofia (12yrs), Olivia (10yrs), Joaquin (6yrs), and Lucia (3yrs). Managing and creating schedules is her forte starting with the kids extracurricular activities such as sports, music, dance and educational programs. Rina enjoys planning family trips to the ranch, the island, and more exotic places. She always makes time during her days to regularly meet with her bible study group. Although Rina is a girly girl who loves to shop for a good bargain and enjoys her occasional pedicure and manicure, she enjoys hunting and the great outdoors too.
Halloween Garland Kid Craft | RGV Moms Blog

Spooktacular Halloween Project – Halloween Garland

I love to decorate my house for Halloween. The kids have fun taking everything out of the boxes and trying to scare one another with their finds. One of my favorite family projects is...

A Child’s Struggle With Cancer

I will never forget the dreaded call I received one day late September in 1997.  I was teaching my second graders mathematics when my principal came to the door and said there was an...

Raising Bilingual Children

I still remember the first serious conversation I had with my husband about raising children. He asked me for one thing, "I want our children to be bilingual." Thirteen years later, I still struggle...
Mother's Day Craft :: love painting with Footprints :: RGV Moms Blog

Mother’s Day Craft for All Ages

Call me old fashioned, but I appreciate a homemade card and craft from my family more than any fancy or expensive gift for Mother's Day. Knowing my child spent time and effort choosing the...

Educational Camps for Texas Students

Summer vacation will be here in about 8 weeks. Every spring I get anxious wondering what will I do with my four kids over the summer? How do I keep them entertained? How can...

Preschool Options for our Little Ones in the McAllen/Edinburg Area

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.  Nelson Mandela We all want our child to have every advantage in life and to succeed, especially when it comes to...