Kelsie Sonneberger

Kelsie is excited to be a new Corpus Christi transplant. A born and bred Hoosier, Kelsie is finally realizing her lifelong dream of becoming a mermaid, or at least a beach bum, on the coast. Kelsie and her husband, Josh, have been married for five years and have two children. She is loving life as a new stay at home mom and is always looking for engaging and budget-friendly ways to play. In her free time, Kelsie can be found reading a good book or waltzing down the aisles of the dollar store looking for her next kids' DIY inspiration. Kelsie is a natural extrovert and lover of people and is making it her personal mission to "Raise Kind Humans". She knows the lyrics of far too many Disney songs and has been known to break into song and dance at random times.
Cloth Diapering FAQ

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Meet the Team: Kelsie

Coastal Bend I'm a midwest native, but my husband's job brought our family to the coastal bend in 2020. I was over the moon to trade my cornfield views for ocean views and our move...
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What I Wish I'd Known about Cloth Diapering : Coastal Bend Mom Collective

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