You get DragonFruit Medley.
Have you seen the billboards with the "Try a pitaya" advertisement for a smoothie? Pitaya is also known as dragonfruit, an exotic plant of the cactus family.
When my friend and I started collaborating with our crafts, we chose dragonfruit as our name. My business is "Fruit of These Hands", and her business is "Tea With the Dragon". It seemed natural to call…Continue
Added by Anna Murphy on March 17, 2016 at 10:44am — No Comments
I've been wanting to figure out how to make candied ginger, and so decided to do that for this week's blog. Whenever tackling something new, there are a number of approaches. If you know the basic ingredients and technique, go for it. Trust your intuition and see what happens, making sure to jot down every step of…Continue
Added by Robin Day on February 11, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Albuquerque has long been a city known for it's thriving and diverse poetry community. From being a stopping place along the career path of writers such as Sandra Cisneros to lifelong residents like…Continue
Added by Jeff Hartzer on March 26, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
My friend Neat Pete and I used to love to go out dancing all the time, way back in the 80s. It was our weekend ritual to seek out the best and most danceable bands in town. The Shakers fit the bill. They were one of the most popular new wave bands in Albuquerque at the time. We would get out on the dance floor and hop around in our best Guess jeans and new wave dance…Continue
Hanna Skandera tells us, in a recent Albuquerque Journal guest editorial, what should have been an inspirational and heart-warming story about her glory days in track, when she trained for months for that one big cross-country race at the end. She came in second. It’s implied that the rest of them were ranked-and-filed as, I assume, winners and losers?
There are two…Continue
Education Secretary-Designate Hanna Skandera recently wrote an editorial to the Albuquerque Journal stating more untruths, vague ideas, and plenty of blame against those who are questioning her initiatives. She suggests that there will be some “discomfort” during her period of reforms. I suggest that discomfort isn’t the problem; what we’re fighting against is the…Continue
When I came back to America after a very rough trip through Europe, I was virtually destroyed mentally. I thought I was an awful person, I had no respect for myself, and I absolutely didn’t love myself. I won’t get into why I felt this way, but it is important to my story. I struggled constantly with my self-worth. I would talk down to myself. I told myself that I was ugly and, while I knew I could be a contributing member of society, I didn’t want to be. I just wanted to stay in my room all…Continue
Added by Megan on August 13, 2013 at 10:14pm — No Comments
Hartford Square is an exciting new food business, now open in the East Downtown (EDo) neighborhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
We are committed to local. Follow our http://www.hartfordsq.com/blog/ right now for articles about the local food scene.
In addition to eat-in service, our restaurant will specialize in providing high-quality take-out food for our customers, as well as a small market for their…Continue
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Added by Jeff Hartzer on January 10, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Wow, this will put you outside yourself... in a GOOD way: Let it go: " " target="_blank">OK go, here it goes…Continue
Added by Crista on January 18, 2011 at 10:17am — No Comments
Created at a recent Wednesday night workshop led by Ann Dunbar.
Added by OFFCenter Community Arts Project on February 6, 2010 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Photo credit: Stephanie Hedges
In 2006, I blogged about how Albuquerque is for families what Austin is for music, in a word, awesome.
Added by Andrew Hedges on January 18, 2010 at 8:00pm — No Comments
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