Sat. Mar. 12, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

photo 1Photo credit: Katie Rountree

 

Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Woman: An exhibition of 18 prints expressing womanhood in as many forms. Edition One Gallery. Opening Reception March 18th,  5 – 7 pm

Posts to Share: 

  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. Mar. 16 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Adrienne Gottlieb “Changing the Course of Your Future & Your Family’s Future”
  • Free Financial Fitness for Life Workshop at Homewise, Mar. 19 9 am – 4 pm

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody


 

Sat. Mar. 5, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

spring pot

Spring has Sprung!

Thanks Jamie Douglass for sharing your photo of this bright happy potted arrangement from Mad Potter Container Gardens


Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Author Spotlight at the Jean Cocteau Theatre featuring a new series of local and national authors. Mon. Mar. 7 at 7pm $5

Posts to Share: 

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.


 

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Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody

Sat. Feb. 27, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

tulips

It feels like spring is just around the corner and the arrival of tulips in the grocery store confirms it!

Cool Pick of the Week:


 

Posts to Share: 

  • 100 Women Who Care in Santa Fe hit their goal of raising $10,000 in one hour at their last meeting! Kudos to them for truly making a difference right here in our city of Santa Fe.
  • Project Paint Santa Fe is looking for artists. If you’re an artist and looking for work or want to make a positive change for our city, check ’em out.

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.


 

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Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody

Thurs. May 26, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

Cool Summer Drinks 

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Clementine and Red Wine Spritzers
Serves 4
1 bottle red wine (anything light to medium boxy, unoaked, not super sweet) (think dry Lambrusco (yay, it’s sparkling!!), Granche, Frappatto, Gamay)
2 bottled clementine soda
ice and strawsFill each glass with ice.  Fill each glass a third of the way full with clementine soda.  Top with wine and serve immediately!

http://joythebaker.com/2013/06/clementine-and-red-wine-spritzers/

Mint, Cucumber and Lime Crush
Serves 4
Juice of 3 limes
1 cup simple syrup
3/4 cup white rum
2 lime, thinly sliced
1/3 cucumber, thinly sliced
fresh mint leafs
ice
club soda
In a large pitcher or jar mix lime juice, simple syrup, rum, lime, cucumber, mint and ice.
Stir and serve in glasses topped off with club soda.

http://www.sweetpaulmag.com/food/mint-cucumber-and-lime-crush

Blackberry and Meyer Lemon Gin and Tonics
Serves 4
Ingredients:
12 blackberries
20 fresh mint leaves
2 Meyer lemons (can sub. regular lemons)
1/4 cup simple syrup
12 ounces good quality gin
tonic water
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Set out four high ball glasses. Place 3 blackberries, 5 mint leaves, juice of ½ lemon, and 1 tablespoon simple syrup in each glass and muddle together. Fill each glass with ice, followed by 3 ounces of gin. Top off each drink with tonic water, stir and serve.

http://www.spoonforkbacon.com/2012/09/blackberry-meyer-lemon-gin-tonics/


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • casa2The Downtown French Restaurant l’Olivier is hosting aCASA Heart Dinner, Tonight, Thursday May 26th 5:30 pm till close, where 15% of food proceeds will go to CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), First Judicial District (www.casafirst.org) who provide volunteer advocacy for foster children in Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Los Alamos so they are safe and have opportunity to thrive. L’Olivier’s Summer patio will be open, there will be a light bar menu and James Westbay will be serenading. Hope you will join us for a festive evening for good cause. More info can be found at http://loliviersantafe.com/

Posts to Share:

  • Volunteers Needed for Tale Writers Screenwriting Conference Fundraising Party, Friday, June 10th. Email Jody Feagan at jodyville@yahoo.com for more information.

    Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

    Have a wonderful holiday weekend!!

    Saludos,

    Jody


Sat. May 21, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

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Photo credit: Katie Rountree

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“Following Her Own Path”
Acrylic, oil pastel, and graphite on gallery wrapped canvas.
by Santa Fe Artist Katie O’Sullivan
For more images of Katie’s paintings, visit her website:
Katie O’Sullivan Studios


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Mindfulness in the Garden – A 12-week class that encourages quiet reflection and mindfulness in the Santa Fe Botanical Gardens. Monday, May 23. 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Posts to Share:

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  • Local author Destiny Allison‘s new book The Romance Diet just took the National Indy Excellence Award for best book in the Women’s Issues Category. Click here to buy at our local bookstore, Collected Works.

 

 

 


Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. May 14, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

H A P P Y   S  P  R  I  N  G !!!!!!

photo 2 (1)Photo credit: Katie Rountree

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Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Darma Talk:  Genzan Quennell presents “How to Carve a Buddha”Wednesday, May 18th at 5:30 PM, Upaya Zen Center, 1404 Cerro Gordo Road

Posts to Share: 

  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. May 18 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Sarah Lovett, author
  • Volunteers Needed for On The Page New Mexico Screenwriter’s Conference Fundraising Party, Friday, June 10th. Email Jody Feagan at jodyville@yahoo.com for more information

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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. May 7, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

photo 3 (1)Photo credit: Katie Rountree

Cool Pick of the Week: 


Posts to Share: 

  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. May 18 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Sarah Lovett, author
  • Volunteers Needed for On The Page New Mexico Screenwriter’s Conference Fundraising Party, Friday, June 10th. Email Jody Feagan atjodyville@yahoo.com for more information

babyfeet

Happy Mother’s Day!!


Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. Apr. 30, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

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Driving Along Camino del Monte Sol
photo credit: Lisa Kantor


Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Swing Dance! at Skylight. Dance lessons from 7 – 8, music 8 till close. $5 at the door, $3 if you dress to impress.

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Posts to Share: 

  • United We Run—5/1 K Run/Walk Outreach Benefit
    Sunday, May 1 at 12:30 pm. United Church of Santa Fe hosts a 5k run/walk (1k for children) to raise funds for three organizations in Santa Fe (New Mexico Environmental Law Center, Nuestra Jornada of Gerard’s House, and Santa Fe Dreamers Project). The 5k run/walk begins after the 11:00 service and goes in a circle from the church (all on sidewalks, side roads and trails). An all-church cookout follows. All are welcome! $20 per person entry fee.
  • 100 Women Who Care invites you to become part of this powerful group, to have a positive impact on those in need here in the Santa Fe area, without the time-consuming effort we all associate with fundraising.
    Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Location: Center for Spiritual Living, 505 Camino de los Marquez

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I love white flower bouquets.


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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. Apr. 16, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody
photo 5 (1)Photo credit: Katie Rountree

Cool Pick of the Week:
  • Robert Earl Keen, Americana/Bluegrass at it’s finest at Skylight Santa Fe, April 24th at 7:30pm

Posts to Share: 
  • Annual fundraiser for Amma’s Ashram (amma.org).  The local Santa Fe ashram uses funds raised to support programs to feed the hungry, including a weekly “burrito project”, as well as material support for disadvantaged school children. Saturday, April 30th 6:30 pm to midnight Sambusco Market Center.
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  • United We Run—5/1 K Run/Walk Outreach Benefit
    Sunday, May 1 at 12:30 pm. United Church of Santa Fe hosts a 5k run/walk (1k for children) to raise funds for three organizations in Santa Fe (New Mexico Environmental Law Center, Nuestra Jornada of Gerard’s House, and Santa Fe Dreamers Project). The 5k run/walk begins after the 11:00 service and goes in a circle from the church (all on sidewalks, side roads and trails). An all-church cookout follows. All are welcome! $20 per person entry fee.


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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

Cool Pick of the Week:
Angels Night Out Thursday, April 21, 2016 – 29 restaurants participating that will be very generously donating 25% of your bill to Kitchen Angels

Posts to Share: 
Don’t forget to RSVP for Santa Fe Women to Women Luncheon on Wed. Apr. 20th at noon. Kelly Egolf, owner of Verde Food Company will be our guest speaker. $25 cash at the door.
I’m in New York City this week but will back in lovely Santa Fe soon…

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. Apr. 8, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Helen MacDonald, author of H is for Hawk at Collected Works Bookstore, 6 pm

Posts to Share: 

  • Nature Poetry Potluck Picnic Today at Ft. Marcy Park at 1:30  – Ms Cohen’s Homeschool Classroom, students share their poems about nature

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  • Don’t forget to RSVP for Santa Fe Women to Women Luncheon on Wed. Apr. 20th at noon. Kelly Egolf, owner of Verde Food Company will be our guest speaker. $25 cash at the door.

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. Apr. 2, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody


Cool Pick of the Week:


Posts to Share: 

  • Lost Orange Tabby Cat. Her name is Ginger and her tail is trimmed on the tip. She may be in the Rodeo Rd area 204 0700

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

photo 3(1)Photo credit: Katie Rountree

Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody


 

Sat. Mar. 12, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

photo 1Photo credit: Katie Rountree

 

Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Woman: An exhibition of 18 prints expressing womanhood in as many forms. Edition One Gallery. Opening Reception March 18th,  5 – 7 pm

Posts to Share: 

  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. Mar. 16 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Adrienne Gottlieb “Changing the Course of Your Future & Your Family’s Future”
  • Free Financial Fitness for Life Workshop at Homewise, Mar. 19 9 am – 4 pm

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody


 

Sat. Mar. 5, 2016

 

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

spring pot

Spring has Sprung!

Thanks Jamie Douglass for sharing your photo of this bright happy potted arrangement from Mad Potter Container Gardens


Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Author Spotlight at the Jean Cocteau Theatre featuring a new series of local and national authors. Mon. Mar. 7 at 7pm $5

Posts to Share: 

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.


 

icecream

Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody


Sat. Feb. 27, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

tulips

It feels like spring is just around the corner and the arrival of tulips in the grocery store confirms it!

Cool Pick of the Week:


 

Posts to Share: 

  • 100 Women Who Care in Santa Fe hit their goal of raising $10,000 in one hour at their last meeting! Kudos to them for truly making a difference right here in our city of Santa Fe.
  • Project Paint Santa Fe is looking for artists. If you’re an artist and looking for work or want to make a positive change for our city, check ’em out.

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.


 

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Until next week.

Saludos,

Jody

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody


 

Mon. Feb. 22, 2016

snowflake

More snow is on the way…makes me want to curl up by the fire and eat cheesecake. 🙂

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Cool Pick of the Week:

This is your last week to see the 400-year-old Shakespeare First Folio at the New Mexico Museum of Art http://www.nmartmuseum.org/shakespeare/see-the-folio.html

shakes


 

Posts to Share: 

  • Lost Cat: Friendly Black female stumpy Tailless Manx. She IS MICRO-CHIPPED. Was not wearing her day time collar! $500 Reward. Call (505) 469-5390 and please share this post.
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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,
Jody

Sun. Feb. 14, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

Wishing you and yours a lovely Valentine’s Day

Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Santa Fe Women to Women Luncheon & Guest Speaker, Carin van Olst, Personal Trainer & Fitness Instructor  www.SantaFeWomentoWomen.com
    At Cowgirl, 310 S. Guadalupe St.
    Wed. Feb. 17
    Noon
    $25 at the door
    RSVP now (Space Limited)


Posts to Share: 

  • FOUND LONG-HAIRED ORANGE TABBY CAT

This cat looks like a male. Big and Long red hair.He has been hanging around the neighborhood near Cafe Fina on Ellis Rd.

  • TRADE EARRINGS FOR CAT FOOD

If you would like to trade canned cat food for earrings … This woman lives I lives a small amount of money and helps feed three stray cats that live near her apartment. She makes pretty earrings that she can give you in trade. Email for more info

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,

Jody

Sun. Feb. 7, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody


35 Valentine Day Ideas To Show Your Love
Valentine’s Day is a week away. Share the LOVE ❤
Cool Pick of the Week:

Lensic Presents <i>Dirty Dancing</i>


Posts to share:

  • MISSING CHIHUAHUA:  Holly, a light tan chihuahua with a white tip on her tail, ran out of our door, and up Camino Santa Ana, off of Sierra Vista. She has no collar, and has an eye infection that her owners are treating. Contact Marissa (505) 699-3015. Please share this post.
  • MISSING BOXER:  He is a 7 Year old brindle male with a white chest, white triangle on his neck, and little white on his toes. Missing from LA Cieneguilla area. Please contact us with any info or sightings!! Click here to email. Please share this post.

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,

Jody

Mon. Feb. 22, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

snowflake

More snow is on the way…makes me want to curl up by the fire and eat cheesecake. 🙂

cheesecake


Cool Pick of the Week:

This is your last week to see the 400-year-old Shakespeare First Folio at the New Mexico Museum of Art http://www.nmartmuseum.org/shakespeare/see-the-folio.html

shakes


Posts to Share: 

  • Lost Cat: Friendly Black female stumpy Tailless Manx. She IS MICRO-CHIPPED. Was not wearing her day time collar! $500 Reward. Call (505) 469-5390 and please share this post.
  • image 1

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,
Jody


Sun. Feb. 14, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody

Wishing you and yours a lovely Valentine’s Day

Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Santa Fe Women to Women Luncheon & Guest Speaker, Carin van Olst, Personal Trainer & Fitness Instructor www.SantaFeWomentoWomen.com
    At Cowgirl, 310 S. Guadalupe St.
    Wed. Feb. 17
    Noon
    $25 at the door
    RSVP now (Space Limited)


Posts to Share: 

  • FOUND LONG-HAIRED ORANGE TABBY CAT

This cat looks like a male. Big and Long red hair.He has been hanging around the neighborhood near Cafe Fina on Ellis Rd.

  • TRADE EARRINGS FOR CAT FOOD

If you would like to trade canned cat food for earrings … This woman lives I lives a small amount of money and helps feed three stray cats that live near her apartment. She makes pretty earrings that she can give you in trade. Email for more info

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,
Jody

 



 

Sun. Feb. 7, 2016

Hello Santa Fe!
Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with musings, quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share.
Provecho!
Jody


35 Valentine Day Ideas To Show Your Love
Valentine’s Day is a week away. Share the LOVE ❤
Cool Pick of the Week:

Lensic Presents <i>Dirty Dancing</i>


Posts to share:

  • MISSING CHIHUAHUA:  Holly, a light tan chihuahua with a white tip on her tail, ran out of our door, and up Camino Santa Ana, off of Sierra Vista. She has no collar, and has an eye infection that her owners are treating. Contact Marissa (505) 699-3015. Please share this post.
  • MISSING BOXER:  He is a 7 Year old brindle male with a white chest, white triangle on his neck, and little white on his toes. Missing from LA Cieneguilla area. Please contact us with any info or sightings!! Click here to email. Please share this post.

Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,

Jody


 


Sat. Jan. 30, 2016

Hello Santa Fe! Welcome to the Cool List, my blog with quotes, photos, feature stories and postings about goings-on in the community to share. Provecho! Jodyhotchocolate

The snow is on its way…time for some hot chocolate with marshmallows!

Cool Pick of the Week:

Posts to share:

  • MISSING CAT: catViolet got out morning of 1/28 at 3am. She has no collar. She is micro-chipped. She’s skittish. She lives near Alto Park in Casa Solana in Santa Fe. Please share.

  • Next Meeting for 100 Women Who Care in Santa Fe is Wed. Feb. 3rd @ 6 pm at the Center For Spiritual Living, 505 Camino de los Marquez


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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,

Jody

Sat. Jan 23, 2016

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Pop-up Pet Adoption Event Today Jan. 23 sponsored by dewpaws.org

  • Dogs for adoption ~today~ at Marty’s Meals on Penn Ave, off Cordova, between Cerrillos and St. Frances in Santa Fe. Look for the “adoption” signs on connecting streets! Come – maybe you will find your new best friend! (All local rescues – Adopt locally Santa Fe!)

Mark your calendars for February 3rd for the next meeting of 100 Women Who Care in Santa Fe

  • A powerful group of women having a positive impact on those in need here in the Santa Fe area, without the time-consuming effort we all associate with fundraising.

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Have something you want to post to the Cool List? Email me.

Saludos,

Jody