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Budget-savers at the Library :: Save Money for Your Family

Want to save some money for your family? Take advantage of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County’s Public Library! Electronic Collection at the Library My favorite resource is the electronic collection.  You can check out your book, audiobook, or movie without leaving the house! Let’s consider just how fantastic that is. Need the next audiobook in a […]

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Need a Relaxing Brain Massage?

Moms need to relax more than just our bodies.  After we have reminded kids about chores, heard complaints, measured medicine, and mediated between feuding siblings, sometimes we have no mental or emotional energy left. The narrator in the television show Curious George described feeding ducks as “a relaxing brain massage.” Here are some of the things I do […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week :: A Gift Idea

Many moons ago, I taught English in a public school setting. And Teacher Appreciation Week was one of my favorite times of year. I loved being in the classroom. But as we are all aware, the monetary compensation left something to be desired. So it just felt good to know that parents and students appreciated […]

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Lively Hope: An Advent Story to share with your family

Lively Hope: An Advent Story   Jennifer Asp is the author of Lively Hope.  She is a wife, mom, and writer who also happens to be my fabulous sister-in-law.  When I heard she was writing a book about Advent I knew that it was going to be wonderful.  I couldn’t wait to get my hands on […]

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What To Expect: Interview with Heidi Murkoff Part 3

Heidi Murkoff is a world-renowned author of What To Expect When You’re Expecting, collaborator on her book’s movie of the same title (which is hilarious and amazing on MANY levels), and bringer-of-happiness across the world as she visits many military bases and throws military mommas baby showers!  How awesome is she??  Decide for yourself: Here […]

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Books Talk: Cooking in Fern Valley & Quack and Daisy

Welcome to the third installment of Books Talk! This is the series where I interview the people behind the books you and your children love! (and maybe introduce you to a new favorite 🙂 ) Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to a new author, some great new characters, and even some new […]

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