I credit two men for my love of Lobo basketball. The first is my father. He loved sports. He was a basketball player in high school at Menaul School and when he went to UNM he became a Lobo fan. He used to go to the basketball games in Carlisle gym. …Continue
Holly Holm, you are a class act and Albuquerque couldn't be more proud of you!
In case you haven't heard, Holly has become the UFC Women's Bantam Weight Champion with a…Continue
This is the time of year I can barely contain my excitement! Why? It's craft show heaven! Tradition dictates that I make and buy handmade gifts for family and friends for the holidays. While I love shopping at my favorite local stores for gifts, I really love going to craft fairs and finding wonderful handmade,…Continue
Added by Adelita on November 11, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Check out this little gem I found on YouTube! This is great for anyone who has problems spelling Albuquerque! Enjoy!
I recently inherited a priceless work of art and need to have it re-framed. The last time I had something framed it was a poster and I just took it to Michael's. I don't think this piece is something I want to take to a hobby store frame shop. Do you have any suggestions for a local place to…Continue
Don't forget to set your clocks back this weekend and enjoy that extra hour of sleep!
Friday, October 30…Continue
Are you ready for the Muertoss Y Marigold Parade this weekend? Here's a little inspiration for you! One of the best local events of the year! There are all kinds of events happening this weekend including the South Broadway Cultural Center's Dia de los Muertos celebration both on…Continue
Added by Adelita on October 29, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
I originally wrote this piece way back in 2007. Duke City Fix was on a different host site and I wasn't able to save it or transfer it to the host site we use now. I've completely transcribed it for your reading pleasure! I wish I could have transcribed all the comments, too! So many Halloween…Continue
Like everyone else in the Duke City, I was shocked by the horrible events last week. A four year old was shot and killed in a road rage incident. A police officer was shot in the line of duty, and thankfully, is on the road to recovery.
Last week was also heartbreaking in a more personal way. My dear…Continue
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I need recommendations for a place that does screen repair for tablet/iPads and a place that can fix an iPhone headphone jack.
This is a good…Continue
Added by Adelita on October 16, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
What do you do on Halloween? Do you dress up, or go to parties, or do you take the kids Trick or Treating? Tradition for us is to go to my mom's house to help her hand out candy. There's usually a big pot of posole on the stove and about 100 tiny princesses, pirates, zombies and bumblebees ringing the doorbell…Continue
A few weeks ago my mom’s little furry companion, Tootsie, left this earth. She was a twelve year old poodle, terrier, chihuahua mix. She had unruly hair and seemed like she always needed a grooming, even after she was groomed! …Continue
It's the last weekend of Balloon Fiesta! Enjoy!
Friday, October 9
Added by Adelita on October 9, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
One of the best parts of my job is getting to go out and do community outreach at local events around town. I get to come up with art projects and show kids and adults how to create something fun. The last two Sundays,…Continue
Added by Adelita on October 6, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
If you've lived in Albuquerque for any amount of time, you know that the Muertos y Marigold Parade in the South Valley is one of the most popular events of the year. Dia de Los Muertos, Day of the Dead, is soon upon us and we must prepare our…Continue