When I was pregnant with our son, David, I had a lot of people stop and wish me congratulations on that first Mothers day. Only, what most people didn't realize was that it wasn't my first Mothers day -...
Origin of El Día del Niño It is no surprise that the Mexican culture loves any excuse to celebrate. “El Día del Niño” or “Day of the Child” is a celebration that originated in Mexico and dates back to 1925....
Environmentalism was not something always at the forefront of my mind, but since becoming a mom I can't help but think about how we can all do more to reduce our footprint to make sure this Earth is still...
It's the perfect time of year to egg your friends and neighbors. No, not THAT kind of "egg." We're talking about the fun kind of "egg." Leave a fun "you've been egged" surprise in your friends' and neighbors' yard...
For many of us, this time of year is one of the most sacred and special times. It's full of meaning and tradition. There are lots of things we can do at home to make Easter or Passover memorable for...
A popular Easter tradition in the southwest is making confetti or Cascarón Eggs. They are fun to make and even better to break, showering the recipient head to toe with confetti. You can buy Cascarón Eggs in stores now, but if...
St. Patrick's Day in Ireland In honor of St. Patrick's Day, I thought it would fun to share some things about celebrating this holiday in its country of origin. My family and I lived in Ireland from January 2014 until...
Easter has always been one of my favorite holidays. When I was younger my parents would hide our Easter baskets around the house and we would have to hunt for them. I can remember being so upset one year...
ABQ Mom, in partnership with Club Z Tutoring Services, is excited to announce that the Easter Bunny is making home visits in 2021! We know the importance of keeping families safe, so we're bringing our Easter celebration to you. Bring...
February is Black History Month. It is an annual celebration of the achievements made by Black Americans. This month calls upon us to reflect on and recognize the important role and contributions they have made and continue to make...
Korean Lunar New Year or Seollal is coming up on February 12th. Learn all about this holiday below. And make sure to check out the traditional recipe too. Korean Lunar New Year vs Chinese New Year Korean Lunar New Year falls...
Do you give your children Valentine's Day gifts? We were chatting as a team and realized that most of us do like to give our kiddos Valentine's Day gifts whether that be a special treat or a small trinket....
2020 felt like a test. And since we're here reading this, we all passed! I keep thinking back to the start of 2020. I remember saying on New Year's Eve of 2019, "Should we go out, do something fun? Or...
Any other mamas feel the need to make the holidays extra special this year? With so many cancelled plans, missed outings, and kids going on 9 months at home...I want to really step it up this year. But as...

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Most kids love learning fun, interesting, and even gross facts about animals. My family and I love going to the zoo. Sometimes we pass...