Author Archives: Shelby Reese

Editor’s Notes: Welcome to our brand new series, Moms Who Lead! We’ve asked each of our guest bloggers to reach out to moms who inspire them, and interview them on their experience as boss moms. Know someone local you think should be featured? Email us at texomawithkids@texomacu.com! Please Introduce yourself. Hi There…My name is Anne McGaha. …

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Editor’s Notes: Welcome to our brand new series, Moms Who Lead! We’ve asked each of our guest bloggers to reach out to moms who inspire them, and interview them on their experience as boss moms. Know someone local you think should be featured? Email us at texomawithkids@texomacu.com! Tell us about your kids. Laiken is our little…

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Snow Ice Cream Recipe

Today is the day, Texoma!!! If you haven’t heard of snow ice cream, it’s super easy to make: Ingredients: 1/4 cup of sugar 1 cup milk (any milk) 1 tsp vanilla extract 6 – 8 cups of snow Instructions: Mix sugar, milk, vanilla Slowly add snow to the mixture That’s it! So easy, and so…

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Little Eden Farm and Exotics

Located about 20 minutes outside of Wichita Falls is a small petting zoo, Little Eden Farm & Exotics. Admission is an $8 to $15 donation to help with the care of the animals. 2 and under are free. It is currently open by reservation on Saturdays and Sundays. Our family had a great experience exploring,…

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Easy Weekday Dinner

This feeds a family of 4 with some leftovers! Chicken and Rice Casserole INGREDIENTS -About 1.5 lbs of chicken thighs (thighs are cheap and very tender) -1 can cream of mushroom soup -1 packet of onion soup & dip mix -4 cups of brown rice -Fill the empty can of mushroom twice with water DIRECTIONS…

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School Lunches

We keep it simple, which makes school lunch cost-effective for our household. Our second grader regularly enjoys sandwiches, leftovers, and Lunchables. Sandwich lunch- includes fruit, cheese stick, chips, desert We buy bulk as much as possible. And everything but wow butter and Frigo cheese sticks we purchase the Sam’s Club Members mark brand or United…

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To celebrate the amazing things being done at United Regional, we’re inviting you to join us April 6-12 in celebrating #ChildrensHospitalsWeek! Here are some remarkable ways the generous donations in 2019 are being used at United Regional. $0.45 of every dollar raised went to equipment – fetal monitors, vein viewers, photo light therapy and a…

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As you know, spring break is now three weeks long. And I, for one, do not want my little guy to backtrack on his reading skills. So we are reading A LOT! I am reading out loud, dad is reading out loud, we are watching celebrities read out loud, and of course, our first grader…

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Breastfeeding and pumping can have a way of making me feel a little like a cow or milk machine. I think it is helpful to have a breast pump on hand. A pump can help to increase your milk supply, return to work, relax, and even offer you freedom from doing all of those night…

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