Christina was born and raised in Corpus Christi. She raised her daughter, Angelique and when she got married in 2019 she became a bonus mom to Nathan, Alec & Michelle. She is a proud grandma to an amazing 4 1/2 year old granddaughter, Ava. She spends time encouraging others with her bulldog, Franklin. Christina graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with her Master’s degree in Counseling in 2005. She has a background working for nonprofit organizations and is currently in full time ministry . On her down time Christina enjoys reading books and watching HGTV. She loves arts and crafts fairs. She started her journey as a mom at a young age and has a heart for young single moms. She believes all things are possible and is thriving through life and enjoying her best life living on the bay!!
Parenting Adult Children

The role we play guiding our adult children

The role we as parents play with our adult children doesn't come with a new playbook as they enter adulthood.  I have been learning how to parent in this area for a couple of...
Trip to Waco

Looking for a fun Texas getaway? My Visit to Waco, TX

I had been wanting to visit Waco, Texas for years now. My husband and I decided to take a trip there to celebrate our 2nd year wedding anniversary. I am a huge fan of...
Enjoy Thanksgiving

Take the pressure off and enjoy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is by far my favorite holiday.  I love the gathering of family, the food and most of all the desserts!  Although, the preparation for Thanksgiving is a whole ordeal in itself. Last year I...

Lessons on Becoming a Blended Family

In October of 2019, my concept of what I knew of my family changed for the better.  I got married and it brought on a lot of changes. My husband had three adult children and...

Meet the Team: Christina

My name is Christina and I am so glad to be back on the team!! Last time I was on the team was in 2019 and a lot has changed for me. Coastal Bend I got...
surviving the teenage years

Surviving the Teen years…yes it is possible!

I always heard...wait until she becomes a teenager.  And I remember thinking what does that mean?  There were many parents around me who struggled to relate to their teenager.  However, at the time I...

National Take Your Dog to Work Day!

I can't think of a better way to spend the day at work than with your dog by your side.  I don't know about you guys, but I love dogs!!  National Take Your Dog to...

In honor of Men’s Health Week…Men’s health matters!

In honor of National Men's Health Week, we want to encourage men in our community to make their health a priority. June is National Men's Health Month. Men's HealthWeek is celebrated during the week leading up...

My Road to Victory

My dear friend has had quite a journey with cancer.  Her name is Lori and she is a mother of 4 beautiful children from the ages of 23 to the age of 11.  Lori was...
Be the best YOU!

We are not only role models to our children, but to those around us...

Have you ever thought of yourself as a role model?  The term role model is often used and sometimes we may be intimidated and think we are not role models.  Recently, I was reflecting and thinking...