Category Archives: el paso

El Paso: Earthquake or Fracking?

The word fracking.  It used to remind me of the cooky show from the 80s: Fraggle Rock.  Now it only reminds me of a drilling process used to remove as much oil and natural gas from the Earth as possible.  … Continue reading

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Hueco Tanks. The stories and more.

Well we finally made it to Hueco Tanks, a Texas State Park located about 30 miles away from El Paso.  It is about an hour from our house through a sketchy part of town but once you get outside the … Continue reading

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Family Time

We had our first visitor to El Paso and broke some more “myths” of the area.  My mamasita came to visit for a few days and she was shocked at the size of El Paso, not just a border town.  … Continue reading

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