Tanoan Golf with Local Healthy New Mexican- Paul Silva

healthy local Paul Silva Tanoan Golf

Recently we participated in a golfing fundraiser for the Eldorado High School Basketball teams at the Tanoan Golf Course in Albuquerque and interviewed a local healthy New Mexican. Sadly, the Eldorado gym was destroyed at the end of the season from a broken water pipe and the kids were unable…

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Red Chile

red chile new mexico

Back to school cooking: Today I’m going to make a batch of red chile an and I’m going to freeze it. I’m also going to make a pot of beans. These two staples are the basis of half a dozen quickie meals. I can whip up bean burritos, nachos, quesadillas or frito pie in about 5 minutes if I have red chile and beans. All of these meals are vegetarian, high fiber and taste amazing because of the chile.

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Sandia Foothills

New Mexico Sunset from Sandia Foothills

The Sandia foothills are a wonderful free resources for walking, biking, hiking, running and photography. Most access points from town are free. When frequented in the early morning and evening hours, wildlife abounds! Here is a link to a map of the Sandia Foothill trail system maintained by the City of Albuquerque.

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Salsa can be extremely expensive – $3-5 for a small jar- and the ingredients are fairly simple: tomatoes, onions, garlic, salt, pepper and some kind of chile/jalapeño. So, why so expensive?. Convenience I suppose? While we tend to buy salsa during our busiest times, everyone in my household prefers homemade.…

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