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Ways to Create a Learning Space at Home + 9 Great Decorating Ideas

Whether your kids went back to school or you’re homeschooling this year, you probably already started thinking about a learning space at home. You definitely want to consider grade levels, shared sibling spaces, and...
So You're Thinking About Homeschooling? Here's How To Start

So You’re Thinking About Homeschooling? Here’s How To Start

With the uncertainty of COVID-19 and our kids adjusting to what school may look like this year, there has been a huge increase in interest for all things homeschooling. Now, when you think about...
father's day, new mexican dad, ABQ Mom

Father’s Day: A New Mexican Dad’s Thoughts on Being a Dad

This Father's Day, as I reflect on what it means to be a dad and think about the kind of father I want to be, here are a few of my thoughts on "being...

Surviving the New Mexico Heat While Pregnant

Warmer weather is just around the corner, and the New Mexico heat is not easy to deal with while pregnant. Trust us, it's normal to feel uncomfortable, agitated, and overheated. Your body is working overtime...

Adjusting to the New Normal, Anchored by School 

Raise your hand if you are still trying to figure out how to navigate COVID-19, AKA “La Rona,” and adjust to the new “normal”? I know I am.  If you told me seven weeks ago...
4 resume writing tips

4 Resume Tips if COVID-19 Is Making You Rethink Your Career

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an extreme impact on people’s work and careers.  So many people are hurting right now. And, for many, work is on the forefront of people’s minds.  Whether it’s anxiety about lack...
stained glass window, homemade chalk

Create Your Own Stained Glass Window + Make Your Own Chalk

Windows connect people. They connect those inside to life outside. They connect those outside to life inside. And they can reflect the lives of those inside with beauty and laughter. And if windows connect...

Momma’s Sanity Saver School Closure Schedule

This is not a guide to be taken too seriously.  It is not meant to be a “I know better than you” in ANY way. This is a schedule to give you ideas, tips,...
bilingual and immersion education at New Mexico International School

What Is Immersion Education & Is it the Right Choice for My Family?

As I walk into the class, I hear an 8-year-old native English speaking child raise her hand to answer the teacher’s question.  “Conflict, maestra,” she says. “Sí," the teacher repeats in Spanish, “conflicto. That is...
couples therapist take on love, ABQ Moms, A New You Counseling

What is Love Anyway? A Couples Therapist’s Take

This Valentine’s Day week, we have a series of posts dedicated to love, marriage, and sex. This series is brought to you by our partners at A New You Counseling.  This time of year, during a...
boosting picky eaters' immune system, immune-boosting hot cocoa recipe, ABQ Moms

6 Tips To Get Kids to Eat (+ a Picky-Eater-Approved, Immune-Boosting Hot Cacao Recipe)

I am a mom who is thoroughly excited about good food and all that it is capable of doing for our bodies and health. I have four little people ages 7 and under that...
ABQ BioPark Beginnings

BioPark Beginnings :: Lions, Tigers, and Preschoolers…Oh My!

If you're native to New Mexico like me, you grew up going to the ABQ BioPark Zoo. I would bring my quarters to buy the food to feed to the huge fish in the...
Dion's catering

The Easiest Thing You’ll Do This Holiday Season :: Order Dion’s Catering for Your...

Before I had kids, one of the many jobs I had was working as a personal assistant. My boss was a foodie and wanted meals or snacks at every meeting. I became a pro...
design playroom, children's space, American Home, Albuquerque

Designing a Playroom You’ll Love As Much As the Kids Do

Creating an Aesthetically Pleasing + Functional Playroom 1 Ethan Accent Chair Charcoal // 2 Fox Wall Art *in store* // 3 Emma Rolling Storage Cart // 4 Plush Rug *in store* // 5 Cannery Bridge Storage Wall // 6 Hug Me...