Moms, we can be students, too. You can follow your educational dreams. I see my daughter in college and remember myself at that age. She is fully enjoying her college experience, and I love seeing her learn and grow. She...
We were overwhelmed by the many amazing entries for the $1000 Mom-Owned Small Business Grant. It was really tough to narrow it down. We had so many incredible entries that we could not choose five. So below are our...
October is National Women-Owned Small Business Month. It's a great time to recognize the amazing achievement of our country's female entrepreneurs and the impact they are making on jobs and the economy. It's also a great time to support...
Here's The Truth While I'd like to stand here and say I'm thriving daily and basking in the glory of the "present" with my toddler, the hard truth is some days I miss the old days of high school and...
I had my youngest son a year ago just after turning 44. As a working mom, I found myself searching for a caretaker for my youngest son. It brought me back to my search 27 years prior for my...
***TRIGGER WARNING: This post discusses sexual assault (without any graphic descriptions). The writer shares her ongoing journey of healing from rape.*** I took nine pregnancy tests the first time I missed my period. The tests all said positive. I was pregnant.  A...
I am not everyone's cup of tea . . . and neither are you. Yikes! That seems a little brutal, doesn't it? Yeah, it is brutal, but it is true. I am not going to be liked by everyone and neither...
Summer is in full swing, and as you explore the many offerings of Albuquerque with your kids, it's important to remember to take care of yourself too! Here are five essentials for moms to make the most of this...
Over the course of my life, I have learned that there are some questions that have polarizing responses. Really important things like: Backstreet Boys or NSYNC? Britney or Christina? Were Ross and Rachel on a break? Which Chris is...
The last days of school are upon us. Memorial Day Weekend is a stone's throw away. And temperatures are steadily climbing. All this points to one thing . . . summer is here! Bring on the pools, splash pads, summer...
If you are a millennial and grew up in the Myspace era, you may have some PTSD trying to think about your top friends and in what order you would rank them. Or, maybe you think there can only...
I was expecting a call. Someone would call and tell me my sister was in labor. She was expecting her first baby any day. We were supposed to deliver our babies 15 days apart. I was due March 1,...
Mom friend anxiety. I can handle a lot of things as a mother, big and small, but there is one thing that, even after 20 years, I find myself cringing at . . . making mom friends.  We had a...
We can hardly believe it, but ABQ Mom is turning seven! ABQ Mom was built on the desire to provide positive, helpful, and fun content for the mothers in this city written by the people who know best . ....

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We know finding the perfect place where your child will be safe and happy over spring break can be a challenge. Well, look no...