Erin Garcia-Rimorin

Erin Garcia-Rimorin
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Erin Garcia-Rimorin is a native New Mexican who was raised in Grants, New Mexico and moved to Albuquerque 11 years ago. She graduated from the University of New Mexico with a concentration in family studies and peace studies. She is currently back in school for clinical mental health. Erin is married and is so thankful for her two beautiful children. A few fun facts about Erin: she loves the outdoors because they make her feel grounded and she’s a big fan of anything sweet. She thinks it is important to reach out to others and is so happy to be a part of ABQ Mom.
5 Ways to Connect With Your Kids

5 Ways to Connect with Your Kids When Life Is Busy

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There are times where I feel that I haven't connected with my kids as much as I would like. Lately, I've overused phrases like “not right now” or "I'm in the middle of doing something."...
3 Things I've Learned from My Teen Clients

3 Things I’ve Learned About Teens from My Teenaged Clients

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I recently graduated with my master's degree in Clinical Mental Health. During my practicum and internships, I had the privilege of working with teen clients. For several years prior, I was a volunteer mentor...
ABQ Fit Moms and ABQ Mom Team Up

ABQ Fit Moms and ABQ Mom Team Up

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anxiety, friend, ABQ Mom

What My Friend Did to Help Me with My Anxiety

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My friend simply recognized my anxiety when it reared its head. Here's what happened. Before this pandemic hit, a friend of mine asked if I wanted to join her to watch a show called "The...
I Compared My Child and I'm Glad I Did

I Compared My Child and I’m Glad I Did

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My child was beautifully made. She was brought into this world and has given me a different perspective on life. She is light, she is love, she is magic, and she is everything to...
Mommy's Lost Her Groove: Mindfulness Techniques to Get It Back

Mommy’s Lost Her Groove: Mindfulness Tips for Being Present

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We were riding in the car, and my seven-year-old daughter said, “Mommy, what’s your groove?” She also stated that mommy "isn't the same." Wow. I didn’t think it was noticeable until my daughter brought it...
How I Recognized I Need Mental Health Therapy

How I Recognized I Needed Therapy

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It’s been brewing for quite some time, these “feeling overwhelmed” emotions, and it is getting worse. You see, I’m in the mental health profession. I’ve been training to be a therapist for a while. I’m...
tips for garden, Albuquerque

6 Tips For Starting Your Garden This Year

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My favorite time of year is spring. I love seeing the change in weather. The air smells a little different and the sun feels a little warmer. One thing I love to do is to...
6 Ways to Teach Your Toddler Patience

6 Ways to Teach Your Toddler Patience

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My toddler often has meltdowns because she wants something right then and there. My own patience is wearing thin, and I know there has to be a solution to try and settle the storm....
Cherishing Family Recipes and Traditions

Cherishing Family Recipes and Traditions

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There is something about my mom's and my grandma's cooking. When my Abuelita was well into her nineties, I did not get to experience her cooking. But I got to experience family recipes through...
4 Reasons to Consider Seeing a Mental Health Therapist

4 Reasons to Consider Seeing a Mental Health Therapist

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When I started my Masters Program in Clinical Mental Health and School Counseling, I was encouraged to go to therapy. They also encouraged working on yourself and taking care of yourself. This all makes sense....
Sweet Rice :: It's What's for Breakfast!

Sweet Rice :: It’s What’s for Breakfast!

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One of my favorite memories as a kid was when my dad would make me his favorite dessert--Sweet Rice. When my dad could no longer make it, my mom made it. It was simple,...
3 Refreshing Salads You Must Try

3 Refreshing Salads You Must Try

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If you are a salad lover, this post is for you! If you are not a salad lover, these must-try salads are a fun way to incorporate veggies and fruits in one serving. Add...
5 Things that Help Me Turn Around an Unpleasant Morning

5 Ways to Turn Around an Unpleasant Morning

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Each day I try to be mindful of how we start our day. I've heard that if you start your day in a bad mood, it will set the tone for the rest of...