Tag: family

What Moms Really Do On A Kid Free Day

Our job as a mom can be so daunting and tiring. Sometimes all we want is a day off and we often fantasize about...

The Night Before The First Day Of School

On the night before the first day of school, emotions are big. The anticipation and excitement of tomorrow is palpable, sometimes translating into tension,...

El Paso Strong: We’ve Got To Show Our Kids How To...

“Are you okay? Do you need any help finding anything?” a voice asked me. I found myself looking up at the face of a teenage,...

A Mom’s (Tongue-In-Cheek) Guide To A Dinner Party

Count the number of chairs around your table. Subtract 1 or 2 (single mom or partnered-up). Now, quick-think of that many of your...

The Season of Being a Middle Mom

Have you heard the term “middle mom”? I hadn’t until a friend recently explained it to me.  As soon as I heard what it meant,...

Dear Husband, This Is What I Really Want

Here at Austin Moms, we love our husbands dearly, but, do you ever feel like your husband just doesn’t understand what you really want?...

Summertime Breakfast Recipes

I have vivid memories of summer days, filled with fresh fruit and veggies and anything my family could throw on the grill. I don't have...

My Postpartum Anxiety

Having my daughter was the best thing that had ever happened to me. Then postpartum anxiety took hold and withdrew me into a world...

Top 10 Movie Theaters For Summer

Besides a pool, there is nothing more blissful on a hot summer’s day than a cool, dark movie theater. Even better if you toss...

Why I Love Our Small Family

Why I Love Our Small Family: Our extended family isn't nearby, but that's okay. Here's why: I grew up in small town northern Michigan, where...

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