Ashley Valadez

Ashley Valadez
Ashley was born and raised in the Coastal Bend, graduating from both High School and College in the area. She currently lives out in the country with her husband of 8 years, her two sons (who are 2.5 and 5) and their dog. In her spare time, Ashley loves to camp and hike, read, drink really good coffee, thrift shop, and watch Netflix with her hubs. Ashley is passionate about connecting moms and fostering community, and she believes that motherhood is much easier when we do not do it alone. Ashley also runs @CollaborativeMotherhood where she aims to connect and inspire women in all seasons of motherhood.

Tips For Perfect Family Photos from a Photographer

Ah, Fall. The leaves are changing, the Christmas decorations are out at stores, and we as moms are thinking about one thing - scheduling our family photo shoot!  What is it about fall that...
This house is a home - Corpus Christi Moms Blog

This house is a home

“We should get a new house!” My four year old exclaimed as we were driving in the car. “Why?” I asked him, “we just bought our house a few years ago and it is...
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When nursing doesn’t come naturally

In the great debate between breast milk vs. formula, I am the mom very much in the middle. I am in the “in between”. I choose the stance of “and” instead of “or” because...
Profile : Ashley Valadez : Corpus Christi Moms Blog Contributor

Meet the Contributors: Introducing Ashley

We are so thrilled to introduce new contributor, Ashley, to our CCMB Readers! You can also find her over @collaborativemotherhood! Corpus Christi Ashley was born and raised in the Coastal Bend, graduating from High School in Portland...

Parents’ Night Out {Date Night in Corpus Christi}

Date Nights... how many of us have them? But when is the last time you went somewhere new and exciting? Between work, kids, and extra-curricular activities... it's hard to find time to fit in that...