Natalie is a born and raised Texan originally from Kerrville, Texas who is a hill country girl at heart. She graduated from Texas Woman's University with her master's in Counseling and is in private practice at Waco Psychological Associates as a Licensed Professional Counselor. Natalie married a Baylor bear and is blessed with two sweet girls, Hadley and Rylanne. We also have a son, Calvin James in heaven who was born in March of 2018 and is held near and dear to our hearts, daily! We love calling Waco, home. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, good music, anything sport-related (former soccer player here), and making memories with family and friends. Feel free to follow her on Instagram @natpaigejones
father+daughter dance

A Round-Up of Father+Daughter Dances in Waco

The definition of girl dad ... "A dad who is proud to have a daughter and who empowers her to be strong, confident, and to work hard." In my college days I remember vividly telling one...
mental health

4 Mental Health Tips for a New Year

New Year, new you! Right? That's what they always say, but easier said than done. Especially when mental health rears its head, a "fresh start" can seem like trying to trek up Mt. Everest....
Teacher Holiday gift

Local Ideas for Teacher Holiday Gifts!

SHOUT OUT TO ALL OUR FABULOUS TEACHERS! THEY DESERVE THE WORLD + SOME FUN HOLIDAY GIFTS! We would not be where we are today without them! They guide our children daily, not only in academics but...

Where to see Christmas Lights in the Heart of Texas

“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas...” as the song is sung!  You know Christmas lights must be out and we are slowly inching our way into the holiday season! Let’s check off that...

Dear Kindergarten Mamas

"Let them be little because they're only that way for a while"- Unknown Dear Kindergarten Mamas, This is it! The big day is here and just like that your babies are off to start their school...
Fathers Day

How To Make Our Father’s Day Feel Extra Special!

                        "To the world you are a dad. To our family you are the world." -Unknown I'm a daddy's girl. Always have been, always...
wake up bedtime

5 Tips for Your Child’s Morning and Bedtime Routine

Raise your hand if your kid(s) are still struggling with morning and bedtime routines from the spring time change (and yes, it's nearly summer)? Do they whine? Cry? Throw themselves on the floor? Try...
Easter treats

Hoppy Easter! Healthy, kid-friendly treats!

Spring is HERE and that means Easter is near! Did you like that rhyme? Tee hee hee. Who likes to make sweet Easter treats with their kids for fun? To create memories? Or maybe...
kids at a park

Spring is Near! – Parks In and Around Waco

Daylight Savings is approaching which means MORE SUNLIGHT! If you're like me, this day can't come fast enough! I love being outdoors with my kids and they love it too, but when it gets...
I love you kid

I love ya kid, but WHY do you do that?!

Kids. They make me laugh, they make you cry, and they make you want to pull your hair out. They also make you think you've met the criteria for a DSM-IV mental health diagnosis,...