Chanukah celebration brings light and joy to Taos children

Rabbi Eliyahu Kaminetzky lights the Chanukah Menorah during a Festival of Lights celebration held Dec. 8 at the Taos Community Auditorium. On Dec. 8, the Taos Community Auditorium opened its doors to Chanukah — a cele­bration of light and joy — spon­sored by the Chabad of Taos and the Taos Jewish community. The event included…

Speaking in Taoseño

Originally published in The Taos Times My husband and I had been in Taos for just a couple of months when we visited Michael’s Kitchen. After eating a delicious burrito smothered in red chile, I saw the son of a good friend of mine. He said that he was a cook’s helper and that he…

The CAV thrift store—a continuous yard sale for a good cause

Carolyn Moore, store director, with volunteer Carmen Holt and store employee Carl Hagan in the book section. The CAV thrift store opened over sixteen years ago to provide an ongoing funding supply to the nonprofit agency Community Against Violence, Inc. (CAV). The store offers bargain prices on second-hand, new and donated goods. The money generated…

Winterize your skin

“Sacre” Rand at the Skin Sanctuary How to keep your skin healthy and hydrated while enjoying the season Now that winter approaches and with it all the end-of-the-year festivities, it’s the perfect time to beautify yourself. Taos offers a variety of places where you can be pampered, energized and rejuvenated… all that while enjoying a…

Christmasing in Taos

Photo Curtesy – Lex Python with  John Fullbright Studio   Christmas celebrations begin early this year, with the lighting of the town’s Christmas tree on Taos Plaza after Thanksgiving. Other pre-Christmas events are Holiday High Tea The Turquoise Teapot is located at 605 Camino De La Placita. Tel: (575) 737-0419 The Turquoise Teapot, the only tea…