Thanksgiving Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding is a warm baked custard that uses native cornmeal, milk, molasses, and cinnamon. Some recipes call for raisins as well. It’s a delicious, cozy dessert—and a great alternative to pies for the holidays! Make in advance and just … Continued

Cats Are a Purrrrfect Camping Companion

Cat in a carrier

Why a Cat is the Purrfect RV Companion Yes, You Can Train A Cat Contrary to what most people think, camping with a cat is not only possible but fun! Cats are incredibly adaptive creatures and with a little patience … Continued

Jalapeño Popper Chicken

Who doesn’t love jalapeño poppers? They’re a fantastic appetizer but how about a main dish? This is the recipe to make! Ingredients 4 slices thick cut bacon, diced 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 tablespoon butter 4 (1-pound, total) boneless, skinless … Continued

It’s National Golf Month at Angel Fire Resort

Angel Fire Golf Course

New Mexico is blessed with many enchanting golf courses to play! We suggest Angel Fire Resort for a challenging, high elevation course with layouts for all skill levels and was named one of the Top 10 High Elevation courses in … Continued

It’s National Peach Month

Peach-Galette

You’re going to love this recipe because it’s so easy to make and looks so fancy! Not to mention being yummy too! It’s basically a freeform pie and you use a store bought dough! Other fruits can be substituted if … Continued

National Zucchini Day is Here!

Zucchini Brownies

National Zucchini Day is Here and here is a fabulous recipe for using the excess or gifts you might receive! – whether left on your doorstep or in the mailbox or your own garden bounty! Ingredients 2¼ cups sifted all … Continued

It’s National Blueberry Month!

Blueberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

Referred to as a “Super Food”, blueberries pack a bunch of good things in them, especially antioxidants. Here they are combined with lemon and cream cheese for a dynamite coffee cake! Anyone’s mouth watering besides mine????? INGREDIENTS Lemon Sour Cream … Continued

It’s National Hot Dog Month

Chile-Dogs

And, nothing beats a chile dog – in our humble opinon! The hot dog chile is cooked a particular way so that it’s a perfect topping. If you want to throw some New Mexico heat into it, you know how! … Continued

Watermelon Salad – Greek Style

Watermelon Salad

Ingredients: 3 cups cubed watermelon 2 large ripe tomatoes1 medium cucumber1 small red onion1⁄3 cup pitted kalamata olives1⁄3 cup crumbled fetaSome chopped parsley and mint Olive oil and red-wine vinegar Salt and pepper Preparation: In a large bowl combine 3 … Continued

Tacoma is a Trip!

Tacoma Waterfront

And you will want to go after reading this! If you appreciate culture, creativity, classic cars, and city sophistication, surrounded by breathtaking scenery – it can all be found in Tacoma’s downtown and Puget Sound area. The city’s many districts … Continued

It’s Turkey Lovers Month

Turkey-Tetrazzini

Every month is turkey lover’s month at our house – we cook turkey all year long. We like the choices available for things like turkey salad, turkey soup and turkey casseroles! A favorite is good, old fashioned Turkey Tetrazzini. Ingredients … Continued

Worlds of Fun

Worlds of Fun

This is for You Thrill Seekers! Why not camp in the backyard of a fabulous amusement and water park? Friends or family without a camper can rent a cottage for a fun time for the whole family! Located in Kansas … Continued

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad only has 6 ingredients but sometimes simple is the best. This salad is perfect – make some for National Salad Month. It will go fast! Ingredients 1 pound macaroni 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar 2 carrots shredded 1/4 cup onion shredded (optional) 2 1/2 cups Mayonnaise Best Foods or Hellman’s mayonnaise (no substitutes!) … Continued

Coconut Flan

Flan is actually easy to make and it seems to be a popular dessert wherever it’s offered.Take it over the top with this Coconut Flan. It’s incredibly good and very impressive! Ingredients: 1 Cup cajeta or caramel sauce at room … Continued

Dark Sky Camping in New Mexico

It's Global Astronomy Month

Dark Sky camping in New Mexico is easy – it’s home to 7 Gold and Silver-Tier Dark Sky Parks, as certified by the International Dark Sky Association. And there are many other areas of the state that are known for … Continued

Today is New Beer’s Eve!

It's New Beer's Eve!

Today is New Beer’s Eve. Yes, it’s real! Sit back and enjoy a bottle or two of suds. For over a decade (1920-1933), beer and alcohol were banned in the United States. This ban was set in place by the … Continued

La Hacienda RV Park – Make it Your Home

With stunning RV sites and cozy cottages – La Hacienda RV Park – Make it Your Home! Located just 3 miles from Lake Travis and 30 minutes to downtown Austin this is a beautiful way to vacation in Texas Hill … Continued