Oh, daylight saving time. Prior to having kids it was just another day. You lost a little bit of sleep, but the extra daylight is invigorating. In the fall, you relished the extra hour. Now as a parent, you're...
Adoption is unconditional love. "Adoption is awful!" Her eyes were wide with feigned terror. "My mom always tells me she's gonna give me up if I don't start acting right." Her little friend sitting next to her laughed along with...
The Internet has given us so many important things, like dogs in pantyhose and pictures of Shemar Moore. But sometimes it can give us a little life envy. Pinterest, in particular, can often make us feel like we can't...
This Valentine's Day week, we have a series of posts dedicated to love, marriage, and sex. This series is brought to you by our partners at A New You Counseling.  So often we get caught up in trying to engage...
I am a mom who is thoroughly excited about good food and all that it is capable of doing for our bodies and health. I have four little people ages 7 and under that love food too. But all...
My three-year-old daughter is sitting quietly and looks sad. "Honey, what's wrong?" I ask. "Mommy, I miss Tanky," she replies. "I know baby, and that's ok. I miss him too. Everyday," I say. Tank was one of those one-in-a-million dogs....
Thank you so much for being a part of our online community! We want your feedback! We hope you know that feedback from our local Albuquerque moms is extremely important to us. When you all speak (constructively, of course!), we listen....
As I think about literally ALL the things (including the birth of my 3rd baby)  I cant help but feel a tug on my heart to say thank you for seeing me. Because honestly, I don’t know how I made...
It's the new year, and we all know what that means. A New Year's resolution. It is the time of year where we are expected to make an unrealistic promise to ourselves. A promise that will bring change and...
The Mom Project idea started after I read the following sentence on another Albuquerque Moms Blog post. "I saw two women making fun of another lady for the way she was dressed at school drop off." That's all I had...
I have fallen into the, "Oh man, it is already March. My New Year's resolution was to go to the gym 3 times a week, and I haven't gone in two weeks" trap. This scenario has happened to me...
About a month and a half ago I transitioned from being a full-time working mama to a pretty much stay-at-home mama. I've got this blog, my personal blog, and a couple of projects I am working on, but I...
My go-to strategy for getting electronic equipment that's not working properly to work again is unplugging it and then plugging it back in. And guess what? It almost always does the trick! (Just call me a technological genius.) I...
"That kid." The one melting down in a store because he didn't get a toy he wanted or the candy she saw. Or just because you went down the wrong aisle in the store. Or the one losing it...

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The countdown to summer break is on! We know finding camps to keep the kids busy and cared for is on the top of...