Dollars & Cents – Airbnbs vs. Hotels

An unavoidable aspect of travel is booking accommodations—and some people equate this to the agony of getting a tooth pulled. On the other hand, I find the search for overnight accommodations to be an adventure in itself! With anything from motels and hotels available to apartments, homes, cabins, houseboats, lighthouses, earthships, vineyards, and yes even…

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Auto Leasing vs. Auto Ownership

It is worth taking the time to understand the differences, and financial specifics, of committing to an auto lease versus an auto ownership before embarking on one of these financial avenues. While part of the decision involves crunching the numbers another part taps into your personality type.  In general an auto lease usually involves lower…

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Over 30 Affordable New Mexico Summer Activities & Destinations

Your Guide to Free and Low-Cost Family Fun The end of school is quickly approaching and now is the time when parents start to panic about those endless hours to fill. Relax. We’ve got you covered with an assortment of low-cost activities to keep the young ones (and yourselves) busy this summer. All while keeping…

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Sacred Spaces – Ancient Triangle

The Southwest is home to many places that are considered “sacred” due to their breathtaking vistas, perceived power and healing energy, spiritual connection, and ancient Native American belief system. Three of the most powerful spots include Chaco Canyon National Historical Park, Mesa Verde National Park, and Canyon de Chelly National Monument—which together seem to form…

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