Wednesday, May 22, 2019

New Mexico Nomad

A New Mexican that enjoys exploring back roads and learning more about the history of the Land of Enchantment.

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Chile Rellenos

The smell of roasting chile is a sign that fall has arrived in New Mexico. The scent of the state’s signature crop roasting permeates...

Green Chile Corn Chowder

Chile is synonymous with New Mexico. It is the core component of our culinary tradition and one of the state’s biggest crops. In New...

Green Chile Cheese Bread

New Mexicans are known for our addiction to chile. We find ways to integrate it into virtually every meal. We use it beyond traditional...

New Mexico Attitude

Today I was reading a thread on social media that lamented the days of yore when ‘we,' as in New Mexicans, weren’t as violent....

Natural Resources in Albuquerque

One of the perks of living in New Mexico’s largest city is that nature is never far away in Albuquerque. I used to work...

Chloride, New Mexico

Of the many ghost towns in Sierra County, Chloride, New Mexico is my favorite. There are more historic buildings left standing than there are...

Cuchillo, New Mexico

Though Cuchillo, New Mexico served as a waypoint for traffic to Winston and Chloride during the mining boom, it was more of an agricultural...

Desert Hobbits in the Southwestern Shire

Driving in New Mexico often involves long hours spent in a car on roads with minimal traffic. The environment is conducive to prolonged, random...

Communing with Cows

I have a longstanding affinity for cows. That may be due to growing up on a farm. They like me. I like them. As...

Hats for Function and Fashion in New Mexico

Hats are prevalent in New Mexico and we are having more fun with the options than most of the country. I realized this several...
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