Passionate About the Community
and the Moms Who Live Here

Author Archive | Maria Hoey


If I Acted Like a Toddler

What would happen if I acted like a toddler?  I often think about this because some of the behavior my toddler exhibits is pretty funny, but absolutely NOT acceptable in everyday adult life.  However, there are times where I wish I could just act like a toddler and get away with it. Like for instance. […]

Continue Reading

Give Them Grace.

I was exchanging a series of text messages with my friend who writes for Albuquerque Moms Blog.  We were talking about our husbands and how some of the decisions they make in regards to the care of our children are rather questionable.  For instance, for some inexplicable reason my husband can NEVER smell a poopie diaper. […]

Continue Reading

The Bedtime Routine

See that baby up above?  Yeah, he’s sleeping all peaceful and perfect.  That’s not my baby.  My baby hates bedtime.  Which makes me hate our bedtime routine.  I think I hate bedtime more than any other part of the day.  It’s like the epic end to a three part battle, but oh wait, there’s actually […]

Continue Reading
Jury Duty and the people you meet

Jury Duty

Have you ever been called into jury duty?  I have had the pleasure of being called three times.  I have not once been selected to be a juror, however I’ve come to the conclusion that there are definitely certain types of people that one may find while attempting to serve your time. First there is […]

Continue Reading
Mom's Time To Unwind

Why YOU Need Mom’s Time to UnWind

Disclosure:: Mom's Time to Unwind is a sponsored event, made possible by partnerships with the companies mentioned in this post, however we would not work with a business we did not feel brought value to our readers and we are very excited about all of the amazing products and businesses our guests will get to [...]
Continue Reading
A Glass Ceiling Has Shattered

A Glass Ceiling Has Shattered

It’s official – a woman has been nominated to represent a party for the possible Presidency of the United State of America.  A glass ceiling has been shattered.  Or has it? It doesn’t matter if you care about politics or whether you are for or against the woman who is nominated, this is pretty big for […]

Continue Reading