Bandelier National Monument, NM

Cliff Dwellings

When the world gets to be too much for me, I am going to come and live in this hole, right here.

Tsankawi Ruins Trail, NM

Lesson in Persistence

A good lesson in persistence. Even the daily footsteps of the Pueblo people eventually wore deep pathways into the soft volcanic rock.

Sante Fe, NM

Birthday Huevos Rancheros

Is it wrong to travel across four state lines to get some really good food?

(That’s a rhetorical question. I already know the answer.)

The primary reason for a road trip to Sante Fe was to go to Cafe Pasqual’s for huevos rancheros for my birthday. We found out too late that they had closed because of COVID. Curse that virus! That was such a disappointment, but we didn’t suffer for any lack of incredible New Mexican cuisine options while we were there.

I fell in love with New Mexico! I already want to go back.

But I ordered a mojito…