Everyone is talking about their New Year's Resolutions. While my friends are planning to “lose 20 pounds” or “run a marathon,” I am announcing that “I have absolutely no diet or fitness goals!" I bristle at the mere thought of...
Habits are hard to change, especially nutrition habits. Food is so important in our lives! We eat multiple times a day and there are many decisions involving food. We often do many of the wrong things when trying to...
Get healthy in 2020! What are you doing in 2020 to take care of you? We all know that we cannot pour out to our families and others if we haven't poured anything in to ourselves. And one of...
If someone would have told me that mothering is an extreme sport before I had children, I would have brushed it off as an exaggeration. However, that’s the exact thought that came to my mind as I did breath...
Everything seemed to happen at once. Most of our community of friends moved away due to job changes. People I saw on a regular basis suddenly weren't there anymore. Our relationship with our best friends broke down. My husband...
If you're a dog owner, you've seen news stories and countless social media posts regarding the recently discovered link between grain-free diets and heart disease in dogs. You've also probably wondered what you should believe and if this is...
Choosing a pediatrician for your child can be a daunting task.  Which one is the best fit for our family? Do you offer same-day sick appointments? What if my baby gets sick when the office is closed? Are you certified...
The holidays are around the corner and we all know what that means . . . bags of Halloween candy, pumpkin pies, sweet potato casserole, and all of those warm chocolate chip cookies (for Santa, of course). Unfortunately, all...
My friend Lori was posted up at home, fresh out of surgery on a broken ankle, when she discovered a lump in her breast. Nine months later, she succumbed to the breast cancer that had since taken over the...
DaVita Medical Group is ready to care for you! Are you looking for a new doctor? They have just welcomed 11 new Primary Care Providers across their 10 primary care locations. Now's the perfect time to finally get that...
We all know we should probably drink more water, especially in our dry New Mexico climate. Not only does staying hydrated keep our bodies healthy, but it keeps our skin clear and hair shiny (and who doesn't want that?)....
Life Dreams Don't Include Breast Cancer When she called to tell me she had stage 4 breast cancer, I fell silent. Stage 4? What does this mean? All I could do was ask, "When do you want me to come?"...
A quick Google search could give you plenty of information on why cardiovascular fitness is important: improved mood, sex, sleep. But if it’s not already part of your routine, getting started can feel impossible. If you’re like me, there are...
New Mexico is such a great place for outdoor activities, but I recently tried one I hadn't before, stand-up paddle boarding. Here are a few things I learned as a total beginner. It's...Inflatable? I know, I was surprised to learn this...

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

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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...