MetroABQ Newsletter -- January

MetroABQ Newsletter -- January
by Chris Lucas


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Wonderful Eleven Years Young Barelas Home: 912 3rd St SW 87102

Wonderful Eleven Years Young Barelas Home: 912 3rd St SW 87102
by Chris Lucas

Nob Hill Neighborhoods Newsletter -- Fall '18

Nob Hill Neighborhoods Newsletter -- Fall '18
by Chris Lucas

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Spontaneous Yoga at Downtown Growers Market at Robinson Park

Spontaneous Yoga at Downtown Growers Market at Robinson Park
by Chris Lucas

Spontaneous Yoga:

At the Downtown Growers Market at at Robinson Park, yoga can erupt spontaneously...as I'm enjoying a Saturday morning breakfast burrito from Food Karma (Eat Well, Do Good, below), folks gather & begin an hour-long yoga practice while I watch. Another reason to love the MetroABQ! Read More


Where in the MetroABQ Are You?

Where in the MetroABQ Are You?
by Chris Lucas

Where in the MetroABQ Are You? Read More


Greater MetroABQ Growers Markets -- Map & Times

Greater MetroABQ Growers Markets -- Map & Times
by Chris Lucas

MetroABQ Growers Markets, Interactive Map: Read More


The Little Free Library Movement @ The Downtown Grower’s Market

The Little Free Library Movement @ The Downtown Grower’s Market
by Chris Lucas

Above is a Little Free Library, created in a 100+ year old tree in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Little Free Libraries are proliferating & are not just for kids anymore. I found a great 1990's architecture book in a local Downtown Little Free Library, below, in an out-of-the way place on the edge of the Sawmill District; I will return it--& add a few of my own books--to a different LFL... Read More


The Barelas Rail Yards Re-Visited

The Barelas Rail Yards Re-Visited
by Chris Lucas

Above top is the gargantuan Machine Shop at the Barelas Rail Yards, as seen from the Blacksmith Shop. Very few buildings have been renovated, as the groups involved discuss how best to “find new, sustainable uses”. I love the fiery sunstrikes on the building as it sets just before the OneBeat concert. For the scale of the building, notice the person at the bottom right.  Read More