104 Degree Sunset

It’s Hot Here.  An Understatement. Ghastly Hot.  Heat that Comes with Warnings to Stay Indoors. With this Kind of Crazy Hot…Cooking is So Not an Option… And Certainly Wouldn’t Be as Much Fun as dining at The County Line. In the Foothills of the Sandia Mountains in Albuquerque. These are the Early Dog Days of Summer…Let’s Cool […]

A Gilligan Train Adventure

A Train Adventure! A One-Hour Tour of New Mexico.   By Train. That is the Plan. What We Get is the Gilligan-Tour.  Without the Water.   Or the Boat.   A Double-Decker Train.   The Rail Runner.  From Albuquerque… To the City Different.   The Capital.   Santa Fe.    For a Simple One-Night Staycation. On Weekends, the Rail Runner has 3 […]

BBQ and the Mountain

A Good Match. It’s Cooler in the Foot Hills.  And the Rains Come Sooner Here. Time for Big BBQ with a Side of Tiny Prayers for Rain. The Heat.  The Crazy Heat.  We are So Done with the Heat. Waiting for the Monsoon Rains. Western Chic Cool Meets Old West Warmth. At The County Line. […]