Albuquerque Bed & Breakfasts Offer the Ultimate Getaway

There are many things that make Albuquerque special, and one of those things is the unique and historic bed and breakfasts you’ll find in this amazing city. I doesn’t matter if you live in Albuquerque or visiting, the perfect getaway is waiting for you here. Want a romantic setting for a wedding, honeymoon, or anniversary? Maybe you’re up for a … Read More

Albuquerque Has The Best Local Gifts

The holidays are almost here! Are you buying the same old gifts every year? The great news is that Albuquerque is the perfect place to find unique southwestern gifts and unique fashions. If you’re looking for handmade and Native American made gifts, it’s all here – antiques, furnishings, books, apparel, culinary specialties,– you name it. You can see the full list … Read More

Tips for Moving with Children

So, you’ve made the decision. You’re moving. You even found the perfect house. Now its time to start packing. As well as tell the kids. No matter how far you’re moving, it usually is an upsetting event in a child’s life. So how can you make the ordeal go smoother? Have a Family Meeting. Get some of their favorite foods and … Read More

Nighttime Home Security and Safety

You hear on the news or from a neighbor that someone had a home invasion. Then you might think “That’ll probably never happen to me, I live in a nice, peaceful neighborhood”. Truth is, it can happen to anyone at any time. Here are some tips and tricks to help ensure that you and your family stay safe at night. … Read More

Great Décor Tips for Fall in New Mexico

Pumpkins. A definite sign that fall is on your doorstep or is already falling much great gusto from your trees. Matching this cheerful end-of-summer New Mexico sensation with fresh homey décor ideas is an absolute must. For starters, an awesome pumpkin or two on your porch and strategically placed saucer pumpkins will add to the effect. Don’t forget the trees … Read More

Preventing Electrical Fires in the Home

Home safety is important. But one thing many people overlook is electrical safety. There are around 51,000 home electrical fires a year, with nearly 500 deaths, over 1,400 injuries and $1.3 billion in damages. Yet there are ways to reduce the risk to you and your family. Here’s a few tips to get you started. Outlets: Don’t overload outlets with … Read More

Stay Safe This Hallows Eve in Albuquerque!

Halloween is almost here. It’s time for the spectacle of treats, crazy costumes for the kids and scaring each other silly. It’s also a time to remember to take some caution and safety preparation that can go a long way for our crazy little monsters of the night. Here’s a few tips on safety for this year’s Halloween in Albuquerque. … Read More

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Home of the Largest Balloon Festival In the World

Sitting in your lawn chair, the early dusky blue sky stretches before you. Not for long though. Nearby over 500 hot air balloons are preparing to take off en mass. What a massive amount of sound! The sounds of the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta! Commonly called the Albuquerque Balloon festival, it is actually called a Fiesta. Why not?! It is a … Read More

Outdoor Living Ideas For Fall

Fall is almost here in Albuquerque and the temperature is getting a little cooler. But that doesn’t mean you have to lock yourself inside. Why not spruce up your outdoor living area for fall so that you can enjoy the splendor of the New Mexico area? Here’s a few ideas that might help get you started. Upstairs Terrace For those … Read More

Beware of the Rental Trap

It’s true that owning your own home has many advantages and benefits. Avoiding rising rental costs is one of the main benefits that stands out. The cost of renting is going up across the nation. According to ConsumerAffairs “The cost of putting a roof over your head continues to go up. Not only are home prices still rising, but the … Read More