Jessica Martinez

Jessica Martinez
Jessica is a born and raised Albuquerque mama who loves spending time with her husband Phillip, her son Myles, and her daughter Kyla. The most important things in the Martinez household are faith, football, and family. Her tools for surviving motherhood include Jesus, Bravo reality shows, and a whole lot of coffee. Engaging and connecting with other mamas in our great city through ABQ Mom is something that she loves to do. Follow her on Instagram @jessicaleanney
guide to fall eats and treats

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Fall Eats and Treats

The flavors of fall are just a plentiful as the changing colors. There's the front runner pumpkin, crisp apple, cinnamon, caramel, and of course our very own New Mexico Green Chile. A treat for...
Guide to Fall Leaves

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Fall Leaves in and around Albuquerque

How lucky we are to live in such a beautiful, vibrant landscape. Our seasons are distinct and fall is no different. With all of its changing colors, New Mexico's fall leaves are not to...
Guide to Halloween

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Halloween

Halloween may seem even spookier and more mysterious than usual this year. But fun will still be had. I mean, it IS on a Saturday! Whether you visit one of these events or decide...
Ultimate Guide to Fall

ABQ Mom’s Ultimate Guide to Fall

New Mexicans, we made it through summer. We're passed hot temperatures, the beginning of school, and half of 2020. While fall in NM is going to be a little different this year, it will...
Guide to Farmers Markets

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Farmers Markets

Because fresh food for our families is essential, farmers markets in Albuquerque and the surrounding areas are up and running for the 2020 season with safe practices to make sure we can get the...
Guide to Pumpkin Patches

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Pumpkin Patches

There's no better feeling than walking through an open field of orange and picking out the most perfect pumpkin to take home and carve -- or decorate your porch with. Check out the list...
Guide to Fairs and Festivals

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Festivals & Fairs

We’d like to thank Manzano Day School for sponsoring this Guide to Fairs & Festivals. New World. New Way. Same Manzano Day School. Founded in 1938, Manzano Day School is an independent, nonprofit elementary school for children...
Guide to Apple Orchards

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Apple Orchards

Call me crazy, but apple is my go-to fall flavor. Move over, pumpkin spice. There are so many recipe options and don't even get me started on the smell -- THE BEST. Create your...
Guide to September

Things to Do in ABQ :: A Mom’s Guide to September

September is here, which means fall is not too far behind. As the leaves begin to change, the city is beginning to open up more and more. With the groove of school hopefully underway,...
moving guide Albuquerque, ABQ Mom

ABQ Mom’s Blog Guide to Moving to Albuquerque (With Kids)

We are excited to present our readers with the ABQ Mom's Guide to Moving to Albuquerque. This guide aims to be a one-stop shop for our families out there who are moving to our...
Guide to August

Things To Do In ABQ :: A Mom’s Guide to August

Well Mamas that was one summer for the books. And while we still have a couple weeks left, there is a lot to get ready for. If you are needing a break from all...
Adventuring in New Mexico

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Adventuring in NM :: State Parks, Lakes, Hiking, & More

We live in a beautiful state. There are so many different parts of New Mexico that have so much to offer, and with summer travel plans being limited this year, the list below has...
drive-in movies, ABQ, Albuquerque

ABQ Mom’s Guide to Drive-In Movies

Movies have without a doubt been one of the most affected summer activities in our new normal. Thankfully, ABQ has been adapting with some cool drive-in movies as a fun alternative. Check them out...
4th of July

ABQ Mom’s Guide to 4th of July

This year won't look the same as previous years but that doesn't mean this 4th of July can't have the same amount of sparkle. With food, family, and some fireworks still happening, 4th fun...