PHOTO: Crescent Moon by Geraint Smith

The strength of this photo’s beauty lies in its simple composition and colors. Sublimely elegant. Image by Geraint Smith. https://geraintsmith.com/

Sustainable Material Spotlight: Rattan

Are you interested in living more sustainably? Popular since the 1970s, rattan is a fast-growing climbing palm that can be fully grown and harvested in a couple of years, compared to other types of wood that can take up to 20 or 30 years to grow. Check out the article to learn more about ways … Read more

RECIPE: Red Chile Gingersnaps

Ooh, these Red Chile Gingersnaps look soooo good! Can’t you smell and taste them just by looking at this photo? Softly pliable and chewy…I’ve got to get the ingredients for these right away. https://newmexiconomad.com/spicy-gingersnaps/

PHOTO: Rio Grande Gorge BY Elijah Rael

I love this capture of the Rio Grande Gorge just outside of Taos. Wonderful symmetry and colors. Image by Elijah Rael. https://elijah-rael.pixels.com/?fbclid=IwAR217pfOn94YI0QdbE5Gh-qSA2WWTWWTJDCZZxwFU1W0pCfx1a57aOYJOXs

Ski Santa Fe

Santa Fe has great skiing just minutes from downtown! With 7 lifts and 86 runs on 660 acres offering beginner, intermediate, and expert runs, get your ski or snowboard experience at Ski Santa Fe. El Nino has brought so much snow and with a tentative closing date of April 7th, there’s plenty of time for … Read more

Sky Railway – Serenata Flamenca

Are you wanting to take in some flamenco but in a singularly unique way…how about a flamenco train ride? Sky Railway offers Serenata Flamenca, a train ride from Santa Fe to Lamy and back, with flamenco guitar and dancing, all while enjoying gorgeous scenery and refreshments. https://www.skyrailway.com/train-rides/serenata-flamenca/

PHOTO: Snow Goose by Geraint Smith

I love this capture of a snow goose at Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge. It’s a magical place to visit! Image by Geraint Smith. https://geraintsmith.com/

Coping with spring allergies

I post about this topic every March…but this year I’ve had to start my regimen early. If juniper pollen ends up affecting you, you’ll want to be ready! If you start to notice your eyes are feeling itchy and looking red, and you’re sneezing more than usual, and other symptoms from the crazy red pollen … Read more

Santa Fe Restaurant Week

Celebrating its 14th year, over 30 restaurants are participating in this beloved culinary event. Diners will get to enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner menu for $25-$70. Some restaurants are also offering lunch at an even lower price point. Restaurant Week is a great opportunity for people who want to experience the food, décor, service … Read more