Montoya H

Montoya H
Montoya was born and raised in Houston and is a proud graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. Montoya works full time in Healthcare IT but is a blogging, coffee drinking, DIYer in her free time. When she isn't working, she's either traveling or planning travel with her family. She is wife to cool dude Phil, mom to her daughter Layla {August 2012}, and Momma Monty to her bonus/step daughter Leilah {July 2009}. You can find her and her family online at The Spring Break Family and on Instagram @thespringbreakfamily where they share their international adventures.
Sunday Spotlight:: The Terry Foundation | Houston Moms Blog

Sunday Spotlight :: The Terry Foundation

One Sunday a month, Houston Moms Blog will be spotlighting a local non-profit that is meaningful to one or more of our contributors. This month, Montoya writes about The Terry Foundation.  It’s been 15 years...
PCOS Awareness:: What You Need to Know

PCOS Awareness :: What You Need to Know

September is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome {PCOS} Awareness month. If you suffer from this condition, then you are all too aware of the ramifications it can have on your life. However, if you’ve never heard...
The Myth of the Multitasking Momma | Houston Moms Blog

The Myth of the Multitasking Momma

School is about to start again, and although I am very eager for my kiddos to be back with their teachers, I can’t help but feel the weight of their school year endeavors looming...
A bassinet.

We Want to Have a Baby, but My Husband is Infertile

My husband and I have been trying off and on for years to have a baby, without success. When you’re newlyweds {even old ones like we are}, it seems like “the baby question” is...

Me vs. The Summer :: A Story of Body Positivity

It’s summer, y’all!  Sleeves are disappearing, shorts are getting shorter, school is out, the kids are happy... And I’m miserable. Why?  Because I am terrified by even the thought of squeezing this size 16, 220 pound...
This Mother's Day, Treat Yourself to a Staycation in Houston | Houston Moms Blog

This Mother’s Day, Treat Yourself to a Staycation in Houston

Mother's Day is coming up! While we all love the wonderful drawings from our kids and the obligatory new set of PJs {or the best socks eva!} from our partner, sometimes a well-deserved break is just...
5 Tips for Finding Inexpensive Airfare from Houston | Houston Moms Blog

5 Tips for Finding Inexpensive Airfare from Houston

School will be over in a little over two months and summer travel planning is in full swing! While you’re planning, here are 5 helpful tips to find the cheapest airfare available for you...