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12 Things People In New Mexico Did Before The Internet Took Over Our Lives

When the Internet first began gaining popularity, few of us imagined the many ways in which it would alter our lives. Many of those changes were for the better; tasks became more convenient and the distances between loved ones felt shorter. Although the Internet expanded our worldview, it also tethered us to technology. At times, it’s tempting to feel nostalgic for an era that, while not necessarily easier, was certainly simpler. Here are some of the things we did before the Internet consumed our lives:

What would you add to this list?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.