Author Archive | Candice

Just A Mom

I’m Just a Mom

    Eighteen years ago, I became a mom. From that day on I’ve done my best to be just a mom. Along the way I’ve tried and failed, did and didn’t, walked and ran, and stumbled more times than I can count. I’ve made hard decisions I never thought I’d have to make. I’ve […]

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Our Epic Adventure at Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark

Alamo City Moms Blog is excited to partner with Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark to bring you this sponsored post.  It’s hot in Texas, y’all! I’m talking burn-the-bottoms-of-your-feet-if-you-don’t-step-in-the-grass kind of hot. Bake-cookies-on-the-hood-of-your-car kind of hot. Fry-an-egg-on-the-sidewalk kind of hot. You get the idea. My family loves a good summer adventure, and we are always looking for […]

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There Is No Finish Line

The moment she feels her baby move inside her womb, she imagines the life her child will have. She tries to picture the precious face of her baby and what color her hair will be. She can’t wait to give birth, to get through the pregnancy and let her new life begin. The mother-to-be rubs […]

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Three Easy Ways to Survive Your Family During the Holidays

The holidays are a magical, wonderful time of the year. It’s a time for families to gather and spend some much-needed time together. We gather with family we haven’t seen all year. We stuff all of our grandparents, in-laws, cousins, parents, aunts, uncles, and children into a room, quickly trying to catch up on lost […]

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The Quest for a Modest Swimsuit

The Quest for a Modest Swimsuit

Can we all agree that summers in Texas are just brutal? I think the temps reach something like 276 degrees. I’m surprised the water in our pool doesn’t boil. When summer hits Texas flock to rivers, lakes, and pools to find some fun and relief from the heat. It also means the theme parks, zoos, […]

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I Didn't Marry My Best Friend

I Didn’t Marry My Best Friend

My husband and I are celebrating nine years of marriage this year. Those of you with double-digit anniversary numbers are probably rolling your eyes at me, and those of you with one or two years of marriage under your belts may think I might know a little about what I’m talking about. I don’t. After nine years […]

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