Roxy R

Roxy was born in California, lived in Florida and Saudi Arabia, but calls Houston, Texas home. She met her future husband sophomore year of high school, and they remained good friends until after college when they started dating. A whopping 8 years later, he proposed on the eve of her 30th birthday, and now 3 years down the road they are expecting their first non-fur baby {2016}. Roxy graduated from the University of Texas, taught math for ten years, and is on her way to obtaining a Masters in Library and Information Sciences. She loves being active, traveling, reading, cuddling with animals, and blogs regularly at

The New Romantic Date Night :: To the Movies!

My husband and I don't have much in common. I love rom-coms, he loves zombies. I love curling up with a good book and he loves watching sports at friends' houses. But one thing we...
Houston Moms Blog Binge-Worthy Netflix Recommendations | Houston Moms Blog

Houston Moms Blog’s Binge-Worthy Netflix Recommendations

We are all guilty of taking a load off after a long day...with a tall glass of wine and some Netflix binging. We Houston Mom Bloggers love us some Netflix, and have put together...

Weaning Your Baby from Breastfeeding :: Is it Possible to do It Comfortably?

It is the end of an era. That's right, I have decided to stop breastfeeding. Really, the timing worked itself out. I have been weaning LS for a few months, only feeding her most...

5 Toddler-Friendly Holiday Traditions

Hurricane Harvey floods may have caused us to tweak a few of our traditions, but a bit of holiday spirit and creativity can fix any situation. Here are 5 holiday traditions I've started that are...

Tried & True Tips For Your Best Family Holiday Photos

It's that time of year! Greeting card photo time! Was October crazy busy for anyone else? I'm so happy it's November. Sure, it's holiday shopping season, but I can easily take care of that...

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Parents and Kids

Ready or not, Halloween is right around the corner, and you may be stressing over your kids' costumes, and debating if you are going to make dressing up a family affair {kids, parents, and...

My Definition of Luck After Hurricane Harvey

A lot of people questioned my reasons for staying at home during Hurricane Harvey when so many others in my area had sought out shelter. In the end I'm glad I stayed behind. It...

How to Combat Baby’s Yeast Rash

No matter how long someone has been a mom, she totally loves giving advice. She will look for even a slightly less experienced mom and just unload it. Yep. Guilty as charged. My cousin...

Accepting Motherhood on Mother’s Day

One of my closest friends lives in Austin, Texas, and we both had babies within a few months of each other. She and I met during our freshman year at the University of Texas...

Kick Traditional Grocery Shopping to the Curb{side}

Confession :: Life has been pretty hectic lately, and I just haven't had time to get to the grocery store. #MomLife, am I right?  So the roll out of H-E-B Curbside literally could not have come at...