TEMPO CALENDAR
In the kitchen
Wine column

California chardonnays for the pickiest sippers

California chardonnay gets a bad rap. Sure, there are some bottles I wouldn't touch with a 10-foot pole, but that's true of most broad categories of wine. Bulk producers do everything they can to make …
In the Kitchen

Jamming with tomatoes

It's not only zucchini that can overflow the garden at this time of year. Tomatoes also have a way of stepping up production as if they knew that cold nights will soon be …
Official visit

Peruvian Consul General visits Taos

Taos welcomed Peruvian Consul General Roland Denegri on Saturday, (Sept. 1) with a reception at Quechua Peruvian Restaurant.Denegri, along with vice-consul Freddie Martinez and other …
Home & Garden
Northern New Mexico birds

Keeping birds happy, healthy in the heat

Bird activity at local backyards has been strong this summer. Hummingbird activity in particular is off the charts right now. Here are a few mid-summer frequently …

Growing a community farmers market

The Taos Farmers Market was one of the open-air markets that got its start in the early 1970s."The Taos market operated for the first time in 1972 and was considered successful," according to an …

Mulling over mullein

The flowers are effective for lower respiratory inflammation and especially useful for a hot, dry cough, encouraging moist secretions and helping to relax spasms.
Health & fitness

Stay safe, get found, learn mountain medicine

With the waning of summer, nature beckons us outside ever more urgently. Locals and visitors are hearing the call and getting outside to camp, hike, bike, fish, hunt and gather …
Ancianos

Taos Elders and Neighbors Together: support to live independent lives

Our society has not developed many successful models to help people stay in their homes as they age and become less able to live on their own, says Dr. Atul Gawande in his book "Being …

You are what you think

The law of attraction is one of the universal laws that has governed the cosmos since the beginning of creation. Today, new scientific discoveries are revealing what many wise teachers …
Great outdoors

Photo Gallery: Taos Search and Rescue complete training mission near Carson

At a training exercise recently near Carson, Taos Search and Rescue went through a rigorous day-long training, which included a high angle rescue, an ELT search and a K-9 ground search. The skilled …
Summer and ski resort

Building up a mountain

An expansion plan for Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort in Vadito percolated in Bruce Bolander's mind back in 1990. Decades later, that vision by Bolander, …
Great outdoors

Hiking in Southern Colorado: Cumbres Pass North to Wolf Creek Falls

A bit north of the New Mexico state line, a land of wide valleys, rolling hills and rocky cliffs is home to the historic Cumbres and Toltec Railroad. The railroad still runs, taking passengers …
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