Coppelia A

Coppelia loves living in Houston, but she grew up on the Caribbean island paradise of Puerto Rico! She also called Sacramento, California home for a few years, where she and her puertorrican prince charming Adam had two babies, their son Chris {2006} and daughter Ally {2009}. She majored in communications and has worked in radio since her college days. You can hear Coppelia locally on 91.7 NGEN Radio weekdays from 10am to 3pm! Coppelia is also passionate about worship and she loves singing at her home church, Second Baptist Church {in English and en Español!} You can occasionally find her speaking at women's conferences, sharing her heart. She wrote her first book "Whole: How One Book Can Transform Your Whole Life" and blogs about family, faith and fun at You can follow her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @Coppeliamarie.

Are My Kids Getting the Short End of the Mom Stick?

Do you ever wonder if your kids are getting the short end of the mom stick? I do. I feel like I fall short as an example when I run late in the mornings...

To the Mom Who Is Struggling Hard with Life

Ugh, it's so frustrating to feel like you just can't MOM well enough. The day you managed to get in a morning workout is the day you notice the mom in line at Starbucks...
Whole30 in January? Let's Do This! | Houston Moms Blog

Whole30 in January? Let’s Do This!

Are you doing a Whole30 this month {or thinking about doing one in 2019?} This is my 3rd or 4th attempt at the 30 day food elimination program, but I feel like every time...
From Grinch to Gratitude:: How to Avoid a Stressed Out Holiday Season | Houston Moms Blog

From Grinch to Gratitude :: How to Avoid a Stressed Out Holiday Season

It was already happening. My husband was asking me why I was so cranky and stressed out. I was losing my patience quicker than normal, especially with the kids and our dog Ella {stop...

How to Stress Less this Holiday Season

Are you feeling it yet? The hustle and bustle of the holly jolly season that we're about to get into? This time of the year gets ridiculously busy. If we don't plan ahead, by...
My bilingual kids - Coppeliamarie

I’m Sorry, My Kids Don’t Speak Spanish

I speak Spanish, but my kids don't. And some people think less of me as a latina mom because of that. But I'm dealing with it in the best way I can. And I...
Breastfeeding Almost Killed My Marriage | Houston Moms Blog

Breastfeeding Almost Killed My Marriage

We had only been married for two years and I wasn't sure how we were going to make it. This is my personal story of how my husband and I survived one of {if not...
Help My In-Laws Are Coming Top Ten Tips to Help You Prepare | Houston Moms Blog

Help! My In-Laws are Coming! Top Ten Tips to Help You Prepare

Summer can be the perfect time to enjoy more family time ... or it is a time when relatives come visit from out of town! What if you find out your in-laws are coming...

Home Organization Tips for Multiple Rooms

If you're a busy mom like me, you probably don't have a lot of time or money to spend on organizing things around the home. I'm always on the lookout for simple and affordable...
Unicorn Slime Success from a Non-Pinteresty Mom | Houston Moms Blog

Unicorn Slime SUCCESS By a Non-Pinteresty Mom

The impossible happened! I made the elusive, magical UNICORN SLIME with my daughter and her friend Emily! And we found success on just our second try! {Haha!}  Honestly, of all the blog posts I could...