Katrina Fraga-Torres

Katrina Fraga-Torres
Katrina is a mom of 2 and aunt to 3! A few years ago she left her teaching career to raise her kids and nephews full time. Since then she has become a Talent Acquisition Manager. Working from home with kids is always an adventure! Katrina uses writing as an outlet to reach other moms. She has her own blog and podcast @momof2withoutaclue
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Making Valentine’s Day Special for Your Kids

Valentine's Day can look very different for many people depending on what stage they are in their lives. Whether you are in a relationship, single, celebrating "Galentine's" or hanging with your kids, Valentine's is...
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Body Positivity in the New Year

New Year's Day always brings on a slew of emotions. For many of us, it is the start of new resolutions. We get bombarded with emails, commercials, and Instagram ads that encourage us to...
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The Thanksgiving Table: Look Around and Enjoy

The Thanksgiving table... the Christmas table... I am lucky enough to say that my table is always full. Every Thanksgiving and every Christmas my entire family gets together. We decorate, dress up, play music,...
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Co-Sleeping: How to Get Your Kids Out of Your Bed

Co-sleeping. One simple word that brings on a slew of emotions from moms, dads, and opinionated family members. I said I would NEVER co-sleep. I had the perfect baby room. His name was on...
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Pregnancy and Infant Loss: A Personal Story

Trigger warning: This post will speak about miscarriage, stillbirth, and infant loss.  Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day October 15th is known as an annual day of remembrance for pregnancy loss and infant death. This day...
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I Learned to Love ME Because of YOU

My first baby was a boy. I never really had a preference, but I remember going to the ultrasound and hearing "IT'S A BOY!" I was ecstatic. Everyone says boys belong to their mommies...
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Grandparents Day: Celebrating & Learning From Past Generations

A Little Background Grandparents Day is celebrated every year on the first Sunday after Labor Day. This year it lands on September 11, 2022. Although it is not a federal holiday, it is a very...
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Summer Beach Body How To

Summer has arrived. With record heat and kids home from school, it is time to hit the beach and pool. One thing I am always worried about is, "Is my body bathing suit ready?"...
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Summer DIY Fun: Creative Ideas to Keep Your Family Entertained

Summer is right around the corner. The countdown to "What do we do now?" begins. Sure we can plan vacations but I am a frugal mama and I love to do free family activities!...
Katrina, wearing a festive sombrero to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo: Fun Activities for Kids!

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo before and after motherhood can look quite different. While the days of parties and margaritas may be behind you, the fun doesn’t have to be. For the moms that can...