New Mexicans instructed to shelter in place Nov 16 through Nov. 30

N.M. hits ‘reset,’ re-enacting most heightened level of statewide public health restrictions Nov 13, 2020 | Press Room New Mexicans instructed to shelter in place through Nov. 30 SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state health officials on Friday announced the state of New Mexico will temporarily re-enact a statewide order closing in-person services for all non-essential activities … Continue reading

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham Message on COVID-19

“The sooner we control COVID-19, the sooner indoor dining can safely operate. The virus itself is keeping indoor dining unsafe – we have to slow the spread. We all have a role to play in fighting the virus and helping our economy get back on its feet.” ~Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham  From The Albuquerque Journal: Restaurants have highest rapid response … Continue reading

COVID-19 Guidelines for In-Person Open Houses July 2020 Onward

COVID-19 Guidelines for In-Person Open Houses   Please adhere to the following recommendations to minimize the exposure of REALTORS®, clients, and the public to COVID-19.   Prior to an Open House   Virtual Tours for a property should be recommended before any in-person showings Discuss with seller the precautions that will be taken and adhere to any specific requirements requested … Continue reading

Making Face Masks For Family, Friends & Clients


Making Face Masks For Family, Friends, Clients & Anyone Who Wants a Face Mask Since March 2020, my sister, Valarie McKenzie, and I (Dianne McKenzie) have been making face masks for family, friends, neighbors and clients to be worn during the COVID-19 pandemic. Valarie lives in Las Vegas, Nevada as a massage therapist extraordinaire at the Bellagio Spa & is … Continue reading

Sierra’s 2nd Video

Sierra’s 2nd Video Sierra, our 1 year old silver standard poodle has a job! She has been promoted from iCFO (in-training Chief Fun Officer) to CFO. With her new promotion comes a big responsibility. Sierra will be launching our real estate video promotion featured on our websites and on social media. In Sierra’s second video Sierra talks about Dianne’s role … Continue reading

And People Stayed Home

  This poem was reprinted during the Spanish flu pandemic in 1919. Written in 1869 by Kathleen O’Mara:   And people stayed at home And read books And listened And they rested And did exercises And made art and played And learned new ways of being And stopped and listened More deeply Someone meditated, someone prayed Someone met their shadow … Continue reading

Eco Lifestyle And Home News – April 2020

Eco Lifestyle And Home News – April 2020     Dear Friends, Clients, Business Associates and Neighbors, April 2020 marks the fortieth edition of Eco Lifestyle and Home Newsletter produced by Kachina Mountain Realty. We offer Real Estate & Lifestyle news in the email newsletter covering Santa Fe, Taos Ski Valley, Taos County and beyond. In this edition, we offer … Continue reading

COVID-19 New Mexico Update March 24 2020

  Yesterday, March 23, 2020, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham introduced New Mexico Public Health Order #03-23-2020, announcing additional restrictions to disrupt and slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus in New Mexico. Our ULCNA community should fully support this as much as possible. These restrictions include “stay-at-home” instructions in effect as of today (Tuesday, March 24). Residents should … Continue reading