Austin Mama Spotlight

Sherrie Nguyen

Meet Sherrie Nguyen

“Motherhood is tough. If you just want a wonderful little creature to love, you can get a puppy.” —Barbara Walters   Sherrie Nguyen If you ask me to define myself in one word these days, it would probably be “mom.” But I struggle with this title because I’ve learned motherhood is so much more than […]

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Erin Maness

Meet Erin Maness

Erin Maness The Beginning I was born in Metairie, a city just outside of New Orleans, but I grew up in suburban Atlanta. Besides a quick stint as a first-grade juvenile delinquent (I threw a rock at my teacher…GASP!), I mostly grew up a book-loving goody-goody. (Shout out to Ann M. Martin and R.L. Stine.) […]

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LaToya Morrison

Meet LaToya Morrison

Howdy Austin moms! My name is LaToya Morrison a.k.a “CraftyMorrison.” Yes, I am addicted to Pinterest, crafts, and all things DIY. I’m a passionate educator, TPTpreneuer,  Lucille Ball fan, wife, and mother who loves Jesus as much as chips and queso. I’m originally from Arlington/Fort Worth and grew up surrounded by teachers. Educational genes definitely run […]

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Meet Melanie Applegate

Hi, I’m Melanie Applegate! I am a professional Lifestyle Photographer living and loving in Austin, Texas. You can follow my adventures at I grew up on 10 acres outside of College Station, Texas with my Mom, Dad and Sister (who is 21 months younger). We had dogs, horses, cats, a couple of ducks and […]

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Jessica Pareti

Meet Jessica Pareti

Jessica Pareti, New 2018 Contributor Growing up, I always knew if I had a son I would name him Austin after my grandfather. Little did I know, 20 years later I’d be living in a city with the same name. I graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia with a Journalism degree. I had big dreams of […]

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michelle reyes

Meet Michelle Reyes

Hey there! My name is Michelle Reyes. I’m an East Indian gal, transplanted from Minnesota, living in Texas and married to my handsome Latino husband. We have a little “Indo-Mex” toddler, who keeps us on our toes and loves eating all-things-spicy. I love talking and writing about all different facets of family, faith and diversity. […]

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