New Mexico Magazine February 2014

Valentine's Day Getaway

Love New Mexico Style

The year may devote only one day to romance, but our state has dozens of surprising and memorable weekend getaways for every kind of couple, in any kind of mood. (more)

February 1964

Our Back Pages

A look inside the archives at one of our classic issues from 91 years of New Mexico Magazine. (more)

Going Places: Eastern New Mexico

Sisterhood Is Plentiful

Sibling towns Portales and Clovis offer way more than peanuts: rock ’n’ roll history, craft beer and cheese, mom-and-pop restaurants, and a boot shop as big as a rodeo arena. (more)


Rattle and Drum

A museum exhibition cracks open the doors of perception to Native American music in the Southwest; Taos Pueblo flutist Robert Mirabal furnishes a key. (more)

Oscar-nominated documentary

Underground Artist

Cave Digger, the documentary about New Mexico cave sculptor Ra Paulette, just received the much-hoped-for Oscar nomination. Read about the artist and the film here. (more)

Going Places: Enchanted Forest

Slip-Sliding Away

One skier’s quest for perfectly groomed cross-country trails. (more)

Tasting NM

Sweethearts’ Retreats

Six romantic hotel restaurants—and two seductive dessert recipes—help put the icing on the Valentine’s Day cake. (more)

February 2014

What's Happening

Chocolate, snow and, chilly weather — who could ask more of a New Mexico February? (more)

Web Extra

Susana's Best Bets

As the woman behind, Susana Lucero spends her day poring over the visuals, details, and vendors that compose some of the state’s most beautiful weddings. Here are some of her favorite nuptial building blocks. (more)