5 Minutes With a Mom

christie-rollins.JPGName: Christie Rollins

Child(ren): Zach, age 2

Hometown: Fayetteville

Where were you raised? St. Louis, Mo.

What are your most prized possessions? My engagement and wedding rings.

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? Italy; beautiful and great food!!!

Favorite vacation spot? Anyplace with the ocean and beach!

If you went back to college what would you study? To be a teacher.

If you had a whole weekend to yourself what would you do? Catch up on sleep, read and get a massage.

Favorite parenting moments? My son saying mama, dada and I love you for the first time and the cuddling/snuggling when he is tired.

A makeup essential you couldn’t live without? Mascara.

Best thing about having a little boy? He looks like his father!

Favorite hobby? Making beaded jewelry.

Best parenting advice you received? Cherish them when they are little because they grow so fast, and they do!!!!!!!

Something nobody told you before you became a mom? How hard it would be to leave them for the first time.

One word to sum me up … caring.