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Creamy Green Chile Chicken Soup

Creamy Green Chile Chicken Soup from partiesandpottytraining.com; photography by Jasmine Nicole Photography

Perfect for fall and full of warm creamy deliciousness is this little gem my husband and I came up with last year. Green Chile Stew is not hard to come by in New Mexico, but finding a creamy soup with green chile for those brisk fall and winter nights is a little more difficult.  I can think of only a handful of restaurants in town that serve a creamy version of soup and honestly, I just don’t want to pack up three kids and pay money for what we can make at home. Once again these pictures are from the […]

A Little Bit of a Rant

Carolina Island House

  Image Credit Sometimes I think I should have been born on the East coast. Up until recently (within the last 3 or so years), I didn’t know what made my heart sing in terms of home decor. Don’t get me wrong, I could look through catalogs and home decor magazines and see a lot of inspiring pictures, but I wasn’t able to pinpoint what it was that I loved. Enter in Pottery Barn and Pinterest. Pottery Barn has great stylists. Their catalogs are carefully crafted to make you want to buy an entire room- even if you don’t have […]

What’s up New Mexico?!

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It’s been a long night, but I thought I would write a quick post for the morning.  I’m curious if anyone has any ideas for things to do between January and April-ish.  I have all kinds of fun things to do from April-December (family outings, festivals, etc.), but I’ve been seriously lacking here the last few years to find fun stuff to do that won’t be too cold.  If you have any fun ideas, I would love to hear them (and so would these guys!)   Tweet