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Sometimes You Need a Good Cry

There’s a quote on a Pinterest pin I always see.  Something about salt curing everything… The cure for anything is salt water :: sweat, tears, or the sea. – Isak Dinesen That really sounds good and makes sense.  Except I’m not running anywhere to work up a sweat.  And no offense to those who love […]

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A Love Letter to My Three Year Old

Dear Three Year Old, I cannot believe three years have passed since you changed my life forever.  Actually, I’m typing this a few days before your third birthday, so three years ago today I was sitting on bed rest.  And I was cranky.  But I was praying non stop that you wouldn’t make your entry […]

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What NOT To Register For

I don’t know about you, but when I was pregnant with my first, I was inundated with lists of “must-haves” for the pregnant mom, new mom, newborn, and new family.  It was overwhelming to say the least.  But I went ahead and took all of their advice and registered for it all!  I ended up having 3 showers […]

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I’m Not A Hero

I was having a conversation with an older, 70s-aged gentleman who was sitting in our office waiting for a meeting. The conversation was casual. The topics didn’t go much deeper than the “how-about-that-weather?” jabber. Then someone mentioned to him that my twins were adopted. His reaction was incredibly sweet. He asked how old they were, […]

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Fun, Sun, and Adventure with Camp Olympia!

After a dreary and dismal late winter season, we at Houston Moms Blog are daydreaming of all things summer :: sleeping in, playing in the sprinklers, long days at the pool, sno-cones, and of course, the ultimate for kids and parents alike – summer camp! We are thrilled to once again partner with our sponsors Camp […]

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