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Where I Live:
North Valley
About Me:
Fourth Street is my life line and Los Griegos is my neighborhood. I was raised on McIlheney’s milk, Furr’s cafeteria and Lobo basketball. I have a cousin in every quadrant of the city, a mutt named Winston, a cat named Trixie and a cat named Lola Falana. Familia is what matters most to me and taking pictures of weird mannequins is an obsession of mine. I am the queen of Mod Podge. Often called a museum geek. Oh yeah, one other thing, I'm co-publisher of this site! Hay te watcho y con safos …
Favorite Thing(s) About Albuquerque:
My neighborhood, Duran's red chile, Powdrell's BBQ, The Frontier, Lobo basketball and The Pit, great museums, great bead stores, cottonwoods, and most of all mi familia and friends.
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Anything by Elizabeth Cohen, Luis Alberto Urrea

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Posted on June 29, 2015 at 10:30am 2 Comments

Dear Adelita,

My neighbor is driving me crazy.  She has a nice house but just doesn't keep up with her weeds.  I've made mention of it to her and she says she'll get to it but never does.  Now that it is getting into monsoon season, I'm afraid you won't see her house soon.  How do I get her to clean up her…


Burque Music Scene: La Chicanita

Posted on June 27, 2015 at 8:30am 0 Comments

La Chicanita, Debbie Martinez, was a name that was well known around Albuquerque in the 70s and early 80s.  She loved mariachi music and fortunately had the voice to sing it. 

From an article in the Albuquerque Journal (2007):…


What To Do In ABQ

Posted on June 26, 2015 at 10:30am 0 Comments

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WTF?! Marc Maron lived in ABQ?!

Posted on June 22, 2015 at 10:30am 5 Comments

Do you know who Marc Maron is? Did you know that he went to school in Albuquerque and graduated from Highland High School?  Did you know that he briefly attended Sandia Prep the same time I did and we even rode the bus together?  Did you know he is one funny…


Wonderful Fathers, Wonderful Memories

Posted on June 21, 2015 at 10:00am 5 Comments

I passed by Talin Market the other day and remembered all the times I’d go shopping there with my dad to find all the perfect ingredients for his famous paella.  He loved grocery shopping.  I got my love of grocery shopping from him, I suppose. Even though he…


What to Do In ABQ

Posted on June 19, 2015 at 10:30am 2 Comments

Friday, June 19


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At 9:59pm on September 28, 2014, Sophie said…

Lita, what is that?

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Thanks for the welcome and tips, Adelita.  

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