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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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Field Day Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Earlier this year, my MOMS Club chapter organized a fun little “Field Day” at a local park for one of our monthly events. I hosted with one of the other girls, and together, we came up with a bunch of fun and age-appropriate activities for the kids to participate in. All the kids had a […]

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Non Dinner Dates: ideas to mix it up in Albuquerque

Don’t get me wrong, I love a nice dinner date.  Especially the kind that involves just a bit of dressing up and some delicious local food. But sometimes it’s nice to mix things up and try something new and different.  My husband also enjoys doing something instead of just eating and talking.  So here’s to trying something other […]

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Labor Day 2016 From Albuquerque Moms blog

Labor Day 2016: Things to do in and around the ABQ

Happy Labor Day Weekend!!! I dont know what Labor Day means to you, but for me its my way of saying goodbye to summer and hello to fall.  Most will celebrate the contributions workers have made to our country. However, for me it means celebrating parents and our job. We work hard all year to raise our kids to be good citizens to our […]

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Trail Walks Albuquerque Moms Blog

Family-Friendly Trail Walks in and Around Albuquerque

One of the great things about living in Albuquerque is the weather. This gives you so many opportunities to be outdoors in nature. With the Rio Grande on one edge of the city, and the Sandia Mountains on the other, we are literally surrounded by beauty. As a budget-conscious family with a desire to stay active, trail walks have […]

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Paseo del Bosque: a day trip in Albuquerque

One outdoor gem in Albuquerque is the Paseo del Bosque Trail. This open space surrounds the Rio Grande and spans the entire Albuquerque metro area from North to South.  There are many little trails to explore as well as a 16 mile paved, uninterrupted multi-use trail. The Bosque is beautiful.  In fall, cottonwood trees glow gold. […]

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New Girl in the Desert

So, I’m new here.  I am not only a new Contributor on Albuquerque Mom’s Blog, but I’m new to Albuquerque, to New Mexico, to this side of the country…I’m new.  If I can help other moms who are new to the area, I’ll be happy.  If I can make native New Mexicans laugh at me, […]

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