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…

Curanderismo: an old message for a new world

Patricia Padilla near her personal altar, at her Taos home “Ultimately, our thoughts and beliefs are our greatest allies in recovering health and wellbeing.” (Article originally published in Más New Mexico) The root of the word curanderismo is “curar” (to heal, in Spanish). This ancient healing method is practiced with slight variations all through Latin America…