Modern architects still cannot quite figure out how the people who built Chaco Canyon did it. The site dating from around 850 to around 1150 AD is an architectural wonder. Some believe that astronomy governed building placement. On the solstice, ...―
∙ This medal was given as a souvenir when I joined the Manggahan Fun Run last April 14, 2013, a week before the island's Manggahan Festival. Running in the highways of the island province of Guimaras was never easy due to the uneven ...―
The Santa Fe Botanical Garden on Museum Hill is a work in progress that has been developing for many years. Anyone who has spent any time in Santa Fe knows that our ecology is unique. This uniqueness is celebrated in a diverse bio-culture that ...―
My bf and I are frozen yogurt addicts. Spending time in Yogu (across the Avenue and beside Pirates Bar) located in Smallville Complex has been our favorite past time. ∙ This picture was taken during one of our dates in Yogu. We ordered one...―
Did you know that New Mexico played a key part in the Civil War? For a month in 1862 Santa Fe was under occupation by the Confederate forces. There were two New Mexico battles: Valverde (just south of Soccorro) and Glorieta, about a half hour ...―
I haven’t eaten this in a loooong while. I cannot even remember when was the last time I ate a fresh sugarcane thus I’m quite excited to see this growing in the church’s backyard, less than five meters away from our back gate. I am just hoping that ...―
We love the food at Rancho de Chimayó, in Chimayó, a bit north of Santa Fe, so we don’t need much of an excuse to go. The Jaramillo family has been offering fine food to visitors and locals since 1965. During a recent visit I ...―
The skin may not be flawless but they taste good (at least for me) ∙ Ever since we learned about my mother’s medical diagnosis, we started to switch our lifestyle to join her into her quest for a healthy one. We rarely eat pork and beef...―
Among the many things I like about New Mexico are the windows into its rich past. Fort Union National Monument, about an hour and a half north of Santa Fe, was established in 1851. Besides its significance in pacifying the Santa Fe Trail, it was...―
A Santa Fe garden that was dreary a few weeks ago erupts overnight with spring blooms. These beautiful blossoms caught my eye on while I was walking around town. See more spring blooms in Santa Fe. Photo of the Week: Spring blooms in Santa Fe is ...―
Coral Cave (Photo Credit: KC)It’s been weeks since my last post and ages since my last A Photo a Week series. Aside from my regular 9 – 6 work, a part-time job and staying fit, this is what keeps me busy. No, not photography! I've been...―
New Mexico may have a high desert climate but that doesn’t mean we don’t have pretty flowers. On a hike, one June day, through the slot canyon at Tent Rocks (Kasha Katuwe) National Monument these orange beauties caught my eye. Tent ...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...