3 El Paso Water Parks

3 El Paso Water Parks

Get ready El Paso! The temperatures are spiking to the thrilling three digits! What better way to enjoy the hot weather than to visit the water parks that are now open in the El Paso area. Wet ‘N’ Wild Waterworld has been El Paso’s oasis for aquatic fun for many years. The city of El Paso has proudly constructed 4 brand new water parks across the city, 2 of which are currently open. The city is yet to announce the opening of the other 2 parks. Get ready to beat the heat at these 3 El Paso Water Parks. Wet...

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Spring Blooms at the Market

Spring Blooms at the Market

Did you know that having plants inside your home has health benefits? According to Dr. Karen Reed, Certified Nutritionist, Doctor and Author at Positive Health Wellness, having plants at home has 7 science-based health benefits. They help to improve mental health. Your immune system gets a boost. Your productivity is improved. Your relationships are improved. They improve your learning abilities. They improve your air quality. They add more humidity to the home. You can select beautiful plants from our following vendors: Bloom Plant Shop The owners of Bloom Plant Shop started collecting plants themselves. They thought about the benefits of...

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El Paso's 1st Mobile Boutique

El Paso's 1st Mobile Boutique

Malorie D. Mckinney is an entrepreneur, business owner, and designer. Her latest business venture is a boutique on wheels, Love Alumni Boutique. It is El Paso’s 1st mobile boutique! Malorie was motivated to create such a unique storefront inside a bus to reflect the resiliency of the amazing women who fill it. The lavender bus is able to travel anywhere in the city but also anywhere across the U.S. They focus on investing in small women-owned brands instead of investing in traditional operational expenses such as rent. The boutique still has its own operational costs just as any business does....

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El Paso Botanical Gardens

El Paso Botanical Gardens

El Paso is located in the Chihuahuan Desert. The desert is commonly seen as a landscape with scarce vegetation. However, the desert is in actuality very rich in flora or plants. Here are some botanical gardens that feature some vibrant ecosystems. El Paso Desert Botanical Garden 4200 Doniphan Dr. El Paso, TX 79912 El Paso Desert Botanical Garden is a 52-acre botanical garden. It is on the grounds of an ancient village with yuccas, creosote bush, prickly pear, lechuguilla, honey mesquite, and so many more desert vegetation. These plants develop a unique way to survive in the unique desert temperatures....

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UVAFM Stepping Stone to Vendors Success

UVAFM Stepping Stone to Vendors Success

Upper Valley Market Artist & Farmers Market (UVAFM) hosts more than 100 small businesses. Every Sunday, many people attend the market to support local vendors. Some vendors have grown so much that they have moved from the market to their own shops like The Dapper Doughnut, Lemon Beaters, Rollin Smoke BBQ, and HomeSweets. Some of them shared their experiences as a business that started at UVAFM. Lemon Beaters-David Serrano Lemon Beaters began as a side hustle on the weekends to make extra money.  They received a great response and attention from people by being part of the UVAFM which encouraged...

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90's Comeback at the Market

90's Comeback at the Market

In case you haven’t noticed, 90’s fashion is back! And of course, you can find some of these trends at the Upper Valley Market. Scrunchies Scrunchies are a beautiful way to instantaneously glam up your hair rather than wrapping it up in a simple elastic tie. They are also trending as accessories to wear around the wrist. Honeybun Scrunchies and Sunflower Crafts have a variety of scrunchies in different colors, sizes, and fabrics. The cream faux leather scrunchie featured on the cover photo of this blog is from Honeybun Scrunchies. Sunflower Crafts has scrunches with matching face masks. It is time to...

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