The Battle Begins It all started in high school when she started worrying about her weight. She was involved in many activities including basketball and track, as well as other extracurricular activities. She also tried to be active during the off season and ran whenever she had the chance. Her eating habits were not stellar. […]
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The holidays can be a tough time for those who are gluten-free, because a lot of extra holiday treats show up that are not always available gluten-free. It seems like I keep gaining more and more friends who are gluten-free or have some other dietary restriction, and I love finding gluten-free recipes that I […]
I don’t know that I’d call us foodies, but my husband and I definitely like good food. We’re also the parents of two lively little girls that we love to spend time with. We often eat a meal or two out on the weekend, and many of our favorite places to get great food are […]
Hello all of you Albuquerque Moms! I’m Jennifer Bryant. Albuquerque I am a transplant here in Albuquerque (I know many of you are as well). But I have grown to love it, and now I do not hesitate to call it home. I love Albuquerque’s weather, balloons, green chile, and breakfast burritos! I lived in […]
October is National Pizza Month, and Sauce Pizza & Wine is calling all pizza lovers and creative minds to try their hands at making a menu item. If you love pizza and are always dreaming up the perfect combination of toppings, Sauce Pizza & Wine invites you to take part in their Build Your Own Pizza “BYOP” contest. In addition to receiving a Sauce gift card, the winner will have their pizza featured for the month of November, and when someone orders their pizza, $1 from each pizza sold will be donated to a charity of their choice.
From October 1–16 people can submit their pizza recipe via Sauce Pizza & Wine’s Facebook page at facebook (https://www.facebook.com/saucepizzaandwine/), or in-store at the Winrock Center, 2100 Louisiana Blvd NE. From October 18–31, Sauce Pizza & Wine’s Culinary Team will choose the winner based on taste, flavor and creativity.
From November 1-22, the winning pizza will be featured in-store, and $1 from each pizza sold will be donated to a charity of the winner’s choice. The winner of the BYOP contest will also receive a $200 Sauce gift card.
Children can be oddly specific about their birthday parties, from a “fairy princess rock star party,” to a “purple and pink penguin pizza party,” to a “deep sea” party. My son just turned 5, and although I didn’t quite meet the level of a deep sea party, we definitely had a fun and simple ocean party. It […]
Where are all my gluten-free mamas at? Now I know the GF diet is all the new rave. (Or maybe it’s a necessity for you.) But it can be so intimidating making a decision to go gluten-free. It is especially not fun when you love to go out. I truly enjoy mom’s night out with […]
Chocolate Chip Cookies One weekend in college, a friend of mine returned after spending a few days at home. He brought with him some of the most delicious cookies that his mom had baked. He shared some with me, and I immediately asked for the recipe. I made some tweaks to it, and ended up with a […]
This post is sponsored by Smith’s ClickList; however, the writer is a loyal customer and all opinions, thoughts, and children involved are her own.I’m excited to tell you that as a busy mom in Albuquerque, you are now able to grocery shop online with Smith’s ClickList, while still in your pajamas. First, though, I’d like to give […]
Armed Forces Day this year arrives on Saturday, May 20th. But it begs the question, is there really anything I can do with my kids to celebrate? The answer is yes! This holiday is to celebrate, acknowledge and honor the men and women in active duty. All three of those are things your kids can […]
Being second trimester pregnant in the spring is so lovely in Albuquerque. We have amazing weather days. And it feels so nice to be outside when it’s sunny and in the 60s. Unfortunately, some of the spring activities I normally partake in are off limits or unreasonable–hot yoga, long hikes, mountain biking. This spring my priorities […]
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 […]
What mom doesn’t love Costco?! I sure do! And once my baby started eating real food, I fell in love all over again. Here are some favorite baby food products from mom’s favorite store. Kirkland Organic Applesauce Pouches This is my baby’s favorite snack! I make sure my pantry is always stocked with these convenient and delicious applesauce pouches. […]
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 […]