Category Archives: Gardening

Review of Hummingbird Plants of the Southwest

The Native Plant Society of New Mexico has reviewed Marcy Scott’s new book, Hummingbird Plants of the Southwest, in their New Mexico’s Voice for Native Plants newsletter.  An excerpt of the review by Renée West follows: you can read the … Continue reading

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Like to shoot food and culture? Here’s a contest for you!

by Marilyn Noble Are you a shutterbug who loves delicious and distinct foods? Want to get your image in front of the tens of thousands of people in the Slow Food USA network? Then help celebrate your local food treasures … Continue reading

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To Build A Nest: Hummingbirds and Elasticity

(In honor of spider strands and tiny birds) “There is another World, but it is in this one.”  W.B. Yeats By Linda McKittrick (Reprinted with permission from Savor the Southwest.) Aunt Linda here on a very gusty March morning. Good thing … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken with Nopalito and Pineapple Salsa

This makes a delicious light entrée when served as a stuffing for warm flour tortillas. It can also be served with rice and a vegetable. From The Prickly Pear Cookbook, by Carolyn Niethammer. Grilled Chicken with Nopalito and Pineapple Salsa … Continue reading

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