Category Archives: New Mexico

Car Show Weekend

The 2nd Annual Hot Rod Run, from Mora to Holman, took place this past Saturday afternoon. Before lunch, the Hot Rods were on display at the Cowboy Kitchen in downtown Mora. Click on the engine photo for more (you’ll leave … Continue reading

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Summer in the Canyon

Summer in the Canyon is passing its peak. Flowers are all about, though some have faded and others have still not blossomed. With an unusually long Monsoon Season here in the north, everything that’s alive is doing well, from the … Continue reading

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Summer in the Valley

Work progresses slowly inside. Doors and Framing coming down. Outside, it’s summer now. Hot and Dry so far. Hoping for the monsoon to come soon. The plants are still enjoying the winter’s moisture, though it’s retreating deeper under the ground. … Continue reading

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Snow – not so?

Spring in the Canyon is a time of change – often on very short notice! Snow overnight, warm and sunny by afternoon. Early flowers expect it, I suppose. Their hardiness reflects that of the people who live nearby. The Green … Continue reading

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Beginnings…

When it’s warm enough for the acequias to open up, to be free of snow, to be cleaned, the water starts to flow. And at that time, before the trees are in leaf, the earliest plants start to come forth. … Continue reading

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Valley: The Beginning of Green

A long cold Spring, so far. Late snows and cold blustery days. It’s trash picking time at the little adobe shell… years of trash lie in wait. At least two more pickup loads of old tires – a sadly dead … Continue reading

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Slip Slidin’ Away

Sometimes you just need a slideshow… sometimes nothing else will do. The Canyon is a special place. Full of green, full of water, full of life. Sometimes bitter cold, windy and snow-filled. Sometimes a place of sun, warmth and the blessings … Continue reading

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