Stephanie

Stephanie
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Stephanie and her husband are Corpus Christi natives who relocated to the RGV in 2017. Stephanie's passions are travel, Hanson, Disney, motherhood, and writing. Stephanie is a 34-year old work-from-home-wife and mom to three little ones. She has a B.A. in English from the University of Dallas and adores writing a whole lot about… well, everything! Stephanie previously wrote for the Corpus Christi Moms Blog but is now incredibly excited to begin and share the next chapter of her family’s lives in the ever-friendly RGV!
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Sparkle, Spotlights and Competitive Dance on South Padre Island

At the far end of our little island, the South Padre Island Convention Centre hosted the Dance Educators of America competitive dance conference earlier this month. SPI was the first stop on a 17-city...
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When Crime Happens in Your Backyard: A Mom’s Perspective

If you've paid attention to our local news, you've likely heard about the largest dog hoarding/animal abuse case Cameron County has ever seen. Such a crime. Nearly 300 dogs were holed away, filthy, and...
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11 Locations Every Lower Valley Mom Needs to Know About

Two years ago, I posted about the 11 reasons I loved Los Fresnos, now that we’ve celebrated our two year live-a-versary (move-a-versary?) I wanted to update that list to our most current 11 favorite...
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Let’s Explore: Sea Turtle, Inc.

RGV Moms, let's get our littles (and our bigs) outside and explore all that the Rio Grande Valley has to offer! We're excited to continue a new series entitled, "Let's Explore," where our RGV...
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To All the Great Moms: I’m Sending You a #MomtoMomSmile This Spring

To the moms who live on little sleep. To the moms who kiss the booboos. To the moms who stay up late, wake up early, carpool, work or stay home, feed pureés, do baby-led-weaning,...
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Spring DIY: Spray Paint

Roses are red, violets are blue, with a can of spray paint, you can be any color too! Y'all. Y'ALL. I am 34 years old and I have just discovered spray paint. And now, I want to spray...
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Seven Ways I’m Surviving Postpartum Depression and Anxiety

I had never been diagnosed with postpartum depression (PPD) until my third baby. My first two babies definitely brought adjustments, but it was nothing like what I experienced the third time around. My third pregnancy...
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Holiday Road Trips: Travel Tips for Moms with Newborns

Preparing to embark on a holiday road trip with a newborn? While plane rides are definitely my favorite mode of travel, sometimes that’s not always feasible and a road trip is the best option....
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PreK 4: A Reflection on the First Week of School from a First-Timer

Before school started, I intended to write about my hesitations on sending my four-year-old to PreK. My plan faltered when I sobbed uncontrollably onto a piece of paper that listed all of my fears...
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RGV Flood: Unprepared to be Living in Lake Los Fresnos

Last year, I wrote a post about Hurricane Harvey and all my fancy, hypothetical evacuation plans. At the time, I thought I had considered every possible issue associated with those high winds, storms and...