Added by Adelita on December 18, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Is it weird that sometimes during these very chilly days I want something cold to drink or eat? As far as I'm concerned, ice cream and frozen treats aren't just for hot summer days. I mean, if you really need something warm just pour hot chocolate syrup on your ice cream and voilà!
There are plenty of places…Continue
Please don't laugh, but every year when my relatives from Northern New Mexico come to visit for for the holidays we argue about silly stuff. One of the things we don't agree on is the age old luminarias vs. farolitos debate. Being from Albuquerque I've always known them as luminarias. My…Continue
Added by Adelita on December 11, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Added by Adelita on December 4, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Ok, all of us at DCF are a little swamped and a little stressed. Time to give our volunteer writers a break, right? How about a little Throwback Thursday story for you?! Enjoy!
As a woman of a ‘certain age’ I often reflect back on my life and try to remember those sweet details of a wonderful childhood. Friends, pets and secret notes are all…Continue
It's over. All done. Black Friday came and went. I survived. Did I shop on Black Friday? Yes...but only to go to Clark's Pet Supply, a locally owned business, because my mom was out of cat food. I am not one of those people who feels the need to start my holiday shopping the day after Thanksgiving…Continue
Added by Adelita on November 30, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Friday, November 27
Added by Adelita on November 27, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
I was pleasantly surprised when I clicked on a video on my Facebook feed of Tim McGraw's latest song, Everywhere. He mentions Albuquerque in the song, twice!
I know we've all heard …Continue
Friday, November 20
Added by Adelita on November 20, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
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