Jess

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Jessica and her Husband have lived in Albuquerque for over eight years. She is a stay at home mom to three lively and handsome little boys and drinks an appropriate amount of coffee in order to keep up with all of their shenanigans. Jessica studied Child Development at Baylor University in Waco, Tx (Sic em!) and has always had a passion for writing. She loves to bake and eat sweets, dabbles in sewing, and enjoys a good do-it-yourself project every now and then. You can follow along with her on Instagram @jessiemaebox.

Super Cute DIY Valentine’s Day Flower Pot

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Today I'm excited to share with you a sweet and simple little flower pot DIY project in honor of Valentine's Day! Can you believe it is just around the corner? I had my boys help...
Best Places to find your Perfect (and Cute) Mom Swimsuit

Best Places to find your Perfect (and Cute) Mom Swimsuit

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Let's take a minute to let out a collective ugh over shopping for a swimsuit.  Now that that's done, I have some wonderful news for you.  Swimsuit styles have changed!  When I started looking...
Epiphany Espresso

What to know before you go: Epiphany Espresso

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Here in Albuquerque we are lucky to have a number of wonderful local coffee shops, like Epiphany Espresso.  I always want to try them, but then I remember that I have kids who are...
Early Intervention 101

Early Intervention 101

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Once upon a time I worked as a developmental specialist for an early intervention program.  What is early intervention - you say?  I'm so glad you asked because that is exactly what I'm excited to...
Delicious Sugar Cookie Recipe

Delicious Sugar Cookie Recipe

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Today I'm excited to share my favorite sugar cookie recipe from the fabulous blog Sally's Baking Addiction.  If you have never checked out her blog or recipes you are missing out!  She not only...
Don't Be a Mean Girl from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Don’t Be a Mean Girl

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I have to confess something to you all. I’m a mean girl. It’s true. I say mean things all day every day. I am constantly putting down, discouraging, and shaming. And I can’t seem...
for-weary-moms-what-you-do-matters

For Weary Moms: What You do Matters

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This is for all the weary moms: I don't know about you all but I am tired.  Not a sleep deprived, I need to get some sleep tired, but more of a, these children are...
A Moms Guide to Navigating the Balloon Fiesta

Balloon Fiesta:: A Mom’s Guide to Navigating the Balloon Fiesta

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Balloon Fiesta is almost here and I can hardly contain my excitement!  Fall is such a magical time in Albuquerque, but Balloon Fiesta is the cherry on top. As much as I love balloon fiesta...
From Fun to Practical, these are a few of our favorite things

From Fun to Practical, these are a few of our Favorite Things!

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Today I am excited to share with you some favorite things!   Ever since Amanda recommended the Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey podcast in this post, I have been hooked!  At the end of each...

Kindergarten: A Bittersweet Transition

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The countdown to Kindergarten is almost over, and in a few short days I will be walking my baby into school for the very first time.  It is impossible for me to put into words...

Yummy Balsamic Roast Slow Cook Recipe

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I am always looking for easy and good slow cooker recipes.  Aren't we all?  Who doesn't love smelling their dinner cooking in a crock pot all day? Today I want to share with you...
Nap Time Battle: A Fight worth Fighting

Nap Time Battle: A Fight worth Fighting

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Nap time.  Glorious nap time.  You are the sanity to my day, the calm to my crazy, and the solitude that allows me to eat chocolate without sharing.  I would ask you to stay...
The Last Baby

The Last Baby, Savoring Every Moment

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My last baby turned one and I am pretty much a wreck about it. For as long as I can remember I have known that I wanted to be a mom.  When I got pregnant with my...
Honeybees: Simple Kids Snack Recipe

Honeybees: Simple Kids Snack Recipe

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Most days, it's a miracle when I offer my kids a snack that they are actually excited about.  In fact, most days when I give them their snack options I put up my invisible...