Romantic Places in Santa Fe for Valentine’s Day

Need some last minute ideas for a romantic evening with your special someone?  Try these: Santa Fe Botanical Garden What’s more romantic than a stroll through a beautiful garden? Bring a picnic and create the perfect setting for romance. There are plenty of spots with all kinds of plants
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Photo: Super Blue Blood Moon

Did you miss the Super Blue Blood Moon that happened on January 31st?  Then check out this incredible image of the event by Wayne Suggs Photography! But what is a Super Blue Blood Moon anyway?  Well a Blue Moon is when we have 2 full moons in one month. A Super Moon is when the Moon is at its
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Flamenco at Vanessie on Valentine’s Day!

This Wednesday is Valentine's Day!  Why not celebrate with a very special, romantic evening of flamenco at Vanessie of Santa Fe.  Juan Siddi and his world-class flamenco artists from Spain will perform during two seatings that evening.  Mr. Siddi and a female guest artist will be dancing
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Mesoamerican Chocolate Elixir Recipe

Did you know Chocolate (xocolatl) was originally developed by the Mayan people of southern Mexico, long before the Spanish conquest? They even created a “chocolate elixir” beverage that was a sacred and powerful drink served only to the elite! Chocolate played a major role in Mayan society. 
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FAQ: Ranked-choice voting

Santa Fe is ready to become the 12th U.S. city — and the first in New Mexico — to use the ranked-choice voting format in  March, when voters will elect the city’s first full-time mayor and fill four City Council seats. But wait!  What is ranked-choice voting and how is it done?  Click
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Love Your River Day

Feel like giving back to our community but wondering what you can do? Why not join the Santa Fe Watershed Association in helping to keep the Santa Fe River beautiful? On February 10th, they invite residents (and visitors) of all ages to join them for an hour or two, to pick up litter in the
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B-Zen Café – Ayurvedic Pop-up!

Did you know that there's a new pop-up restaurant in Santa Fe?  It's true!  B-Zen Cafe is an Ayurvedic restaurant currently operating out of Chocolate Maven! Ayurveda is a system of medicine originating in India, and an ayurvedic diet is based on the idea that people’s bodies are composed of
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What’s hot: Side yards!

The recent trend toward smaller lot sizes is creating a surge of interest in maximizing outdoor space. One area that’s often neglected is the side yard, but designers are beginning to pay attention, transforming these afterthoughts into aesthetically pleasing, functional places that buffer a
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Truchas Peak

Beautiful image of Truchas Peak in the Pecos Wilderness, Santa Fe National Forest! Photo by Ed MacKerrow - In Light of Nature
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The life of a Curandera

A "curandera" is a female folk healer or medicine woman. Curanderismo is a holistic approach to wellness that has been used in the Americas, pre- and post-contact, for hundreds of years. Curanderas can use herbs or plants, prayer, spiritual cleansing, and healing ceremonies to restore balance
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