Untangle Those Christmas Lights & Keep Them Untangled

Christmas Lights
Everyone looks forward to Christmas with the smell of freshly baked pies and cookies lingering in the air. Then, there are the presents that people eagerly wait to open and a tree with lights and ornaments. However, if you’re like most people, you find yourself untangling the lights year after... [read more]

Keep Warm With These Hot Drinks

Homemade Holiday Spicy Mexican Hot Chocolate with Cinnamon
As you know, temperatures begin to drop in the fall. By winter, many areas are downright frigid. When you get cold, even a layer of warm blankets doesn’t help. However, there’s one thing that will. Sipping on a hot drink is a perfect solution. Not only that, but these recipes... [read more]

What Can A Test Drive Do For You?

Happy man receiving keys for his new car in a showroom.
If you’ve been thinking about buying a car, more than likely, you’ve heard friends tell you to take several on a test drive. While you might think it’s a big deal, they’re offering excellent advice. As you’re about to discover, doing this before you finance an automobile can prevent some... [read more]

Hosting Holiday Guests? Get Ready With These Tips

Various household items such as pillows and quilts standing in the white cupboard in the laundry room.
It’s exciting to host a holiday dinner. At the same time, it’s terrifying. After all, you want everything to go according to plan. Whether you have a handful of friends coming over or a large number of family members, these tips will help. Check the Oven Especially if you plan to cook... [read more]

What To Do With That Leftover Halloween Candy

Homemade Chocolate Candy Milk Shake Mixer Ready to Drink
Okay, you’ve heard of repurposing furniture but Halloween candy? That’s right. Between candy your kids bring home from trick or treating and what you bought to hand out, you’ll have leftovers galore. Rather than throw them in the garbage, consider these ways of repurposing leftover Halloween candies. Freeze Them for Baking Instead... [read more]

When Do My Brakes Need Repair?

Disc brake of the vehicle for repair, in process of new tire replacement. Car brake repairing in garage.Suspension of car for maintenance brakes and shock absorber systems
Your vehicle requires consistent maintenance to run well wherever you go in Gallup, New Mexico, or anywhere else. Making necessary repairs and staying on top of regular service will also help to ensure safety. This is especially true when it comes to brakes. These components are among the most critical... [read more]

Pumpkins Aren’t Just For Carving, So Try These Recipes!

Pumpkin cream cheese muffin on wood table. Please see my portfolio for other muffins and food related images.
When you think of autumn, many sights and smells probably come to mind. Firstly, pumpkins are a big part of the season — often in decorations. Certainly, this is true with holidays such as Halloween and Thanksgiving. However, pumpkins are not limited to just décor and props. There are plenty... [read more]

Don’t Miss The Friends Of Hubbell Native American Arts Auction

Cibola White Ware was produced roughly from the San Juan River south to the upper Gila River drainage, and from the White Mountains east to the Laguna Pueblo area and east into the New Mexico Rio Grande drainage.
There’s something amazing about the beautiful Native American art so prevalent in the Gallup, NM, area. The unique creations are dazzling and can liven up your home and wardrobe. Plus, you can admire the creations and the skill and time that went into the works. Now, you can get some... [read more]

Make Your Own Halloween Wreath

Different pumpkin shaped holders, autumn leaves and burning candles on wooden table. Halloween decor
For many people in Gallup, New Mexico, fall comes with a welcome reception. The temperatures become cooler, the colors change, and there is a different feeling in the air. You can celebrate the changing of the season by putting up some decorations in and around your home. However, don’t think... [read more]

Cook In Season With These Fresh Recipes

Grilled Mexican Street Corn Elotes with Vegan Parmesan, Parsley and Plant Based Mayonnaise
As summer starts to turn into the fall season, you may start to look for some new meal ideas. For example, it’s always nice to find some fresh recipes for in-season foods. Such dishes don’t have to be hard to come by. Your next few dinners can be filling, delicious,... [read more]