City of the Rocks State Park

RVing in Southwest New Mexico -Part 3

One of the great things about RVing, is that you might even be able to pay for your stay in the RV parks and therefore support your RV lifestyle. Sometimes, the parks are looking for help as a host or as a attendants. You just never know. If you love a certain area and don’t […]

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Chaco Canyon

RVing in Northwest New Mexico-Part 2

Welcome back to a lifestyle that anyone can appreciate and learn to love. The Northwest part of New Mexico is filled with many ancient sites and history of the way in which people managed to get over here and live.  Many trials and tribulations later, we have only to enjoy and speculate how their lives […]

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Sunset at Cochita Lake

RVing in Northeast New Mexico – Part 1

Summer is here and it is the time to get outside and explore this glorious state! This post is the first of a series that will eventually cover all of New Mexico- north, south, east and west -for the RVing fan. Today I will be sharing with you RV places to check out in the […]

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Who Wants to Run A Mom-and-Pop Market? Almost No One

By JULIE TURKEWITZ JULY 26, 2017 SAN LUIS, Colo. — Each morning as the sun curves over Main Street in this isolated desert town, Felix Romero takes the worn wooden steps from his upstairs apartment to his downstairs grocery. He flips open the lock on a scratched blue door, turns on the lights and begins […]

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Early morning drive into town

Village of a 1,000 Mines

Life In Cerrillos, New Mexico There’s gold in “them thar’ hills”, as well as turquoise, lead, zinc, silver, copper and coal. The “Turquoise Trail”, now more commonly known as Highway 14 going south from Santa Fe, you’ll find the redeveloping village of Cerrillos which means “little hills” in Spanish. You would never know from looking […]

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