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Closed Doors :: An Open Opportunity

Many years ago, as a stay-at-home young mom of three, I moved into a new neighborhood.  I was anxious to get to know my new street mates, but in one case, it didn’t come as easily as I had hoped. My new neighbor across the street would arrive home, pull into her garage and close […]

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The Power and Wisdom of the Older Woman

I’ve come to believe that there is some one missing from my life. That someone is a wiser, older woman. A woman who has raised her kids, but who can still remember the days of waking up in the middle of the night to feed an infant. The tired, lonely days of having a newborn. […]

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Making New Friends the Old-Fashioned Way

Have you ever felt like your life needed a few more friends in it? Several years ago my best friend began a full time job, and I was a stay-at-home mom with two kids.  I needed some day-to-day mom interaction. Instead of waiting and hoping another best friend would fall out of the sky and fall […]

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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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How to Be a Friend to an Autism Spectrum Mom

We all need friends who get us. But developing strong friendships during the season of motherhood is a task that even mothers of neurotypical children struggle with. When there are developmental issues (such as Autism) involved, having close, positive relationships with others can seem impossible to the average mother . . . unless those of […]

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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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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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