Audra Powers

Audra Powers
Audra is a stay-at-home mom to Wryn (2016), Swift (2017), and Roc (2019). She is also wife to her engineer husband, Sam. Audra enjoys her Albuquerque adventures after moving from the beaches of Florida in 2013, upon graduating from the University of South Florida with a degree in Journalism. Audra, a foodie and fitness instructor, is passionate about health and wellness. She loves to thrifting, hiking the foothills, and going to brunch with girlfriends. Follow Audra's adventures in motherhood on Instragram.
How the Enneagram Helped my Marriage

How the Enneagram Helped My Marriage

This week, we have a short editorial series on the Enneagram. Check out the other posts in the series here and here. We'd love to know what number you are and how the Enneagram...
Are You Tired, Mom? Here's What to Do Instead of Self-Care from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Are You Tired, Mom? Here’s What to Do Instead of Self-Care

I haven’t shaved my legs in three weeks. Yep, it’s winter and I’m hibernating. I know it’s not that big of a deal. But when I changed out of my “around the house leggings”...
Disney+ Low Key Ruined My Childhood from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Disney+ Low-Key Ruined My Childhood

It felt like Christmas morning when Disney+ was finally released.  Frozen, Moana, Finding Nemo/Dory, and all the Toy Story you could ever want, right there on your TV! I mean, this streaming service has really...
I Mop the Floors Because I Love You from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Does Anybody Care that I Mopped the Floors Today?

That sticky soy sauce stain stares me down. It’s only been two days since we had stir fry, but the saucy spot taunts me. I grab my mop. Let’s do this. I fill the mop with...
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3 Cheers for My 2 Ta-Tas! Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

We’re continuing our celebration of World Breastfeeding Week 2019 The theme for this year is “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding.” Thanks to Lovelace Health System for sponsoring this World Breastfeeding Week Editorial Series.  I am a breastfeeding mom. But breastfeeding did...
Best Breakfast Burritos in ABQ :: National Burrito Day Round Up from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Best Breakfast Burritos in ABQ :: National Burrito Day Round Up

April 4th is National Burrito Day! Before I moved to New Mexico in 2013, I'm not sure if I ever had a burrito for breakfast. How did I make it 22 years without eating a...
Dear Husband, Please Read Before Baby #3 is Born from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Dear Husband, Please Read Before Baby #3 is Born

I'm 34 weeks pregnant with our third baby. It feels like only yesterday when I gave birth to my first baby. And it probably feels that way because it wasn't even three years ago when...
Game Day Party Ideas :: A Pinterest Round-Up from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Game Day Party Ideas :: A Pinterest Round Up

Are you hosting a party for the Big Football Game this year? We searched Pinterest and compiled a list of the very best game day party ideas from cute DIY decorations to games the...
Fixing My Baby's Lip Tie Fixed My Breastfeeding Frustration from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Fixing My Baby’s Lip Tie Fixed My Breastfeeding Frustration

Breastfeeding is hard. There are so many things that can make it harder. I wanted to give up. It was extremely painful- more painful than I'd expected. Everyone kept telling me to keep going...
I Just Can't "Kondo" Right Now :: Accepting My Messy House from Albuquerque Moms Blog

I Just Can’t “Kondo” Right Now :: Accepting My Messy House

I'm vacuuming popcorn kernels and piles of sea salt off my couch. I like my popcorn super salty and buttery. The toddlers got into my bowl while I wasn't looking and scattered my snack...
Self-Care Sunday Series :: 4 Tips for More Effective Exercise from Albuquerque Moms Blog

4 Tips for More Effective Exercise :: Self-Care Sunday Series

Here at Albuquerque Moms Blog, we care about your self-care! It’s so important as moms to make sure we are taking care of ourselves. Since it’s a brand new year, we want to get it...

The Best Biscotti Ever :: Super Simple & Oh So Festive!

Biscotti for the Holidays! Looking for an easy, homemade treat this Christmas? Look no further! This is the best biscotti ever. Biscotti looks like it's difficult to master, but let me tell you-it's SO simple!...
Husband Approved Guy Gifts for Christmas from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Husband Approved Guy Gifts for Christmas

"What do you want for Christmas?" This is the question I ask my husband over and over again trying to figure out what in the world to get my guy for December 25th. I enjoy...

Thankful for All the Things :: A Mom’s Honest Thanksgiving Poem

Life with two toddlers can be quite overwhelming at times. And it's even more of a whirlwind now because I'm currently 21 weeks pregnant with baby number three! In all of the chaos, diaper...