Short and sweet…what does one do when they are bored in Albuquerque? You go to Tinkertown!!! Set up in the hills of the Sandia Mountains, there lies a place of magic and wonder…it’s called Tinkertown. In the 1960’s, Ross Ward started a museum based off his hobby, wood carving. He created elaborate handmade dioramas of … Read More
Have you ever done something that you look back on and are amazed you actually did it??? That’s exactly how I feel looking at my caving adventure that I did in Puerto Rico. This adventure was both exciting and challenging for me. In one day I did rappelling, climbing, swimming, via ferratas (Italian for “iron … Read More
What does a mermaid do when she is taken out of the water for long periods of time? She dehydrates! That’s what has happened to me, living in a desert. I love New Mexico, but there is just no water here and my inner mermaid seems to be slowly going away. That’s why I have … Read More
I just returned from a week vacation in Puerto Rico and, WOW…if you’ve never been to Puerto Rico you need to add this to your destination locations! I fell in love with this country from the moment the plane landed. The weather was hot, humid, and sunny and that was what I signed up for, … Read More
I have been a freelancer for just over a year now. And it’s the best thing that has happened to me. I am the type of person who works best without someone looking over my shoulder, micro-managing me. So, for me, freelance is my friend. If you’ve been considering going freelance I’ve learned a few … Read More
I was extremely excited. I couldn’t sleep the night before. That happens to me often; excitement steals my precious shut eye. The night before any big event: vacation, Christmas Eve, etc. I lose what I value most…sleep. But it always works out because it means I have something exciting happening the next day. What kept … Read More
I was honored and humbled to visit one of New Mexico’s most precious locations…the New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial. Albuquerque has one of the most honoring local veteran memorials I have been too. This place is timeless. It is dedicated to all NM veterans and it is also intended to honor those yet to serve.