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Albuquerque Botanic Garden :: An ABQ Oasis for the Whole Family from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Albuquerque Botanic Garden :: An ABQ Oasis for the Whole Family

Summer is just around the corner which means outdoor adventures! Our family is enjoying one of our favorite local outdoor spots–the beautiful Albuquerque Botanic Garden. After I had my first baby, I was anxious to get outside in the sunshine and fresh air. I discovered the botanical gardens and fell in love! With 1.5 miles of scenic walking […]

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A Guide to Moving to Albuquerque (With Kids)

This guide is sponsored by Anna Stovall of 360 Ventures Real Estate, but all of the content and opinions are the writer’s own. Welcome to Albuquerque, a mid-size city that sometimes has a small town feel. Despite its Breaking Bad reputation, the Duke City can be a great place to raise children. Newcomers might be […]

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Albuquerque Moms Blog :: Introducing Laura Holland

Albuquerque  My love of Albuquerque came slowly.  A country girl, I grew up in the Jemez Mountains of northern New Mexico.  I moved to Albuquerque in 2006 to pursue a B.A. in creative writing at the University of New Mexico.  At first, I hated the city and felt terribly homesick.  However, I began taking daily […]

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Albuquerque Moms Blog :: Introducing Mandie Segura

Albuquerque I moved to Albuquerque two weeks after I married my husband, an Albuquerque native, and never imagined that I’d become a mom here. I never intended to live here this long, but here I am, almost 11 years later, and I love it.  There’s so much to love about Albuquerque–the mostly mild winters! Frequent […]

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Life is not a race from Albuquerque Mom's Blog

Life Is Not a Race

Life is not a race with others or with yourself. It’s a journey to figuring out who you are and experiencing it with the people you love. Before my husband and I got married 13 years ago, we did an intensive premarital counseling course. One of the topics that came up was a really practical […]

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Tips for lunch time Burnout from Albuquerque Mom's Blog

Tips for Lunch Time Burnout

Lunch time burnout is real, and I totally get it.  It’s hard to believe, but school will be out in less then two months. After surviving the excitement of back to school, the full days of fall, the holidays and the not-so-winter months, I’m definitely ready for summer. I’m sure my kids are too.  In […]

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Defining Friendships from Albuquerque Mom's Blog

Defining Friendships

Defining Friendships After moving back to Albuquerque over eleven years ago, my husband and I found ourselves in a relational reset. We were young, recently married (a year and a half into it anyway), and found ourselves needing to find new jobs, our own living accommodations, a new church and new relationships. It was at […]

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ABQ Moms Blog Dion's Tour

Ode to Dion’s

Our team was so excited to be invited by Dions for a tour and get behind the scene action for this review. Although this post is sponsored, all opinions are of our own.Dion’s, Dion’s I adore thee. Cheesy goodness on a plate! Online orders, never late Thy ranch, chile, subs, and drive thru My children […]

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