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Mourning Victoria

“They cried and the first thing they asked me was, ‘Why was God not protecting her?’ And I didn’t know what to say.”

Those words echo in my mind and heart as I struggle to give up my hate and misguided anger to my King. 873 more words


Girl's killing is New Mexico's latest horrific child death

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The killing this week of a 10-year-old Albuquerque girl who police say was drugged, raped and dismembered is just the latest horrific child slaying case for New Mexico, which has the nation’s highest youth poverty rate and a state government that has had heavily publicized difficulties protecting children from abuse. 777 more words


Keep Your Eye On The Birdie

“Only when the last tree has been cut down, the last fish been caught, and the last stream poisoned, will we realize we cannot eat money.” ― Cree Indian Prophecy

Art And Awe Therapy

$100 a day Carlsbad Caverns

The day involved two things, exploring Carlsbad Caverns National Park and driving to San Antonio.  Carlsbad Caverns became a national park in 1930.  It is an awesome park and all the wonderment of the park is under ground.   695 more words

Family Fun

Bill could give mountain bikers access to wilderness trails

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A bill pending in the Senate could give mountain bikers access to wilderness areas.

Bicycles have been banned in wilderness areas since the late 1970’s but the… 290 more words


Victoria Martens: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Before she was horrifically murdered and dismembered, 10-year-old Victoria Martens was a fourth grader who loved purple, gymnastics, her church, and swimming.

The child’s death has galvanized the Albuquerque community, with people expressing outrage and grief for the little girl who was murdered in an unimaginable manner as her own mother allegedly watched. 1,744 more words


New Mexico Green Chile Breakfast Skillet

We’ve talked before about how the chile pepper is the official state vegetable of New Mexico. The Aztecs cultivated these peppers centuries ago but Spanish settlers brought the chile pepper to the region from Mexico. 407 more words