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
Back then I would drag her along with me to interview people for stories. From interviewing my favorite …Continue
Added by Adelita on September 25, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Now that it is officially fall, I thought I’d reflect back on all the fun I had over the summer. My summers usually tend to be filled with music, lots of music. From my favorite local bands, to some pretty outrageous and cool touring bands, I was happy to hear such great music!
To see my dear friend…Continue
Feeling the need to celebrate my hometown today! Happy Tuesday, Burqueños!
Added by Adelita on September 18, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
One of my favorite things about Albuquerque has to be all the great public art. This includes the beautiful murals that grace our city. I’m sure everyone has their favorites and maybe not so favorites. I have my eye on a new one that, even in its half-way finished state, is incredibly gorgeous.
Fifteen years ago I remember driving my mom and dad and my, then, 6 year old daughter to the new National…Continue
Added by Adelita on September 11, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
I'm curious what your members would suggest. What are everyone's favorite books about Albuquerque, or that…Continue
I've been in this town a few months and stumbled upon this website in an effort to learn about this place. I come from L.A. where everyone is from somewhere else. I was curious, any famous people I might be surprised that are from Albuquerque?
I know I have said this over and over again, but I have met the most wonderful and fascinating people right here on the Duke City Fix community. I was so excited to get a message from a fellow DCFer, JMG, (also known as Jill) saying that she had…Continue
We love Hakim Bellamy!! His poem, We Are this City Manifesto, totally nails it! Check out this absolute fabulousness!