Category Archives: Corrales

Another Anniversary

  Last Thursday, March 31, 2016 I began my 14th year as an innkeeper.  14 YEARS!  Where did the time go.  I must be having a good time for these years to go by as quickly as they have.  And for those … Continue reading

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Horsey Horsey

Today has been a busy day.  One filled with caring for guests, volunteer activities and preparing for check – ins. I started the morning with breakfast for a guest who need an early start to the day. Today was a … Continue reading

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Welcome Home

Today I deviate from my usual blog topic – anything food related – to talk about the birds.  No not chicken.  Hawks versus Crows. For the past three weeks the crows have been a constant presence in our tall pines. … Continue reading

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A Word form a Different Bird

For the past several weeks we have been hearing the very distinctive cries of baby hawks.  Over the last several years there have been a number of Cooper’s hawk and Red tail hawk nests in the tall cottonwoods on our … Continue reading

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Pico de Gallo

It’s almost May and I am looking forward to fresh local produce.  As a rule, I make a real effort to cook with foods that are in season in the area.  January, February, March and April are the worst months for … Continue reading

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Red’s Last Day

Tuesday was Red’s last day at the Sandhill Crane Bed and Breakfast.  He had to be in the East Mountains by 2:30 and there was still alot of ground to cover. Like many of the guests at Sandhill Crane, he … Continue reading

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Monday in Corrales with Red

Monday, fortified by a hearty breakfast, Red was off on further adventures.  His first stop was the Corrales Bosque – the green belt located along the Rio Grande. Red soaked in the sun along the bank of the Rio Grande … Continue reading

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