Lubbock Moms

At Lubbock Moms we are passionate about parenting, community, and the city of Lubbock, TX. We strive to provide moms with relevant, timely, and fun information about all things mom here in the South Plains area.

Summer: The Season of Comparison

The weather is finally leaning towards summer, and I can’t wait. Don’t get me wrong; spring is nice with the flowers, the sun, and Easter. However, spring also brings rain, dirt, wind, and overall...

A Guide to the May 1st Special Election 

Lubbock Moms is a non-partisan parenting resource committed to diversity of thought and civil discourse. The following is intended to be a summary of information for the upcoming special election. The city of Lubbock is...

Youth ReZults Wrestling Club Sees Success in 2021

  Wrestling, the oldest sport.   On teamusa.org, Matt Krumrie writes regarding youth wrestling, “Wrestling teaches values that last a lifetime, go far beyond winning or losing, and set the foundation for a rewarding career in athletics, and...

Ready For The Next Storm

My heart has been breaking. My soul and every fiber of my being has been mourning. My thoughts have been reeling. My son started a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) last Thursday. He started a...

I’m Divorced

I'm divorced. There I said it. I married young, stayed for biblical reasons, and divorced after five years of "education." A few questions and statements have been thrown my way these past years that have hit...

The Christmas Coat By Becky Garry Yates

It was late November 1962. John Glenn was the first astronaut to orbit the earth, the Beatles had just released their first single, “Love Me Do” and the first Walmart had opened. The Cuban...

2020 Survey of Lubbock Moms and a GIVEAWAY

2020 is quickly (thankfully) coming to a close! And now it’s the time of year where we want to hear from YOU! As we hope all of our readers know, feedback from local Lubbock...

Lubbock Moms Holiday Advent Calendar!

Did you have an Advent Calendar when you were little? The anticipation of opening that little door to unlock the candy or treat inside each day was almost unbearable. Knowing that Santa would come...

Ready for a Doula?

Every birth's ultimate goal is a healthy mom and a healthy baby (or babies in my case). As a first-time mom preparing to deliver twins, I had no idea how to accomplish this goal....

Want Ad: Wife, Mom, and Teacher Seeks Friend

I've seen the posts on Facebook in the various mom's groups—someone looking for a friend—women reaching out to find a person with like interests, similar values, and in a similar stage of life to...