Monthly Archives: February 2013

Urban Hotdog Company

Gourmet hotdogs? Yup. First visit: February 25, 2013  The Duke City houses several gourmet burger shops and several gourmet pizza shops, all excellent. Now we have a bona fide gourmet hotdog emporium, and it’s about tine. The Urban Hordog Company … Continue reading

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Jersey Jacks (UNMH)

Good hospital food is not always an oxymoron Latest visit: February `5, 2013 First visit:  April 28, 2012 Jersey Jacks makes delicious made-to-order sandwiches with the freshest and finest ingredients available. With a full breakfast menu for early risers to  salads … Continue reading

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El Tovar Dining Room (Grand Canyon AZ)

Yet Another DID Place? First visit: August 20, 2012 Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) is a psychiatric diagnosis that describes a condition in which a person displays multiple distinct identities or personalities (known as alter egos or, simply, alters), each with … Continue reading

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Torinos’ @ Home: The Last Breakfast

The Last Breakfast … …sic transit gloria mundi. Latest visit: February 9, 2013 First visit: February  25, 2012  Several weeks ago, when having a fantastic (as usual) lunch here with my eldest daughter, we found out that the menu would … Continue reading

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Klondike Kate’s (Yukon Terr)

Best food available in this tourist town First visit:  June 13, 2012  If you ever find yourself in the neighborhood of Fairbanks AK, then you must go to  Dawson City. Take a coach trip. Beautiful ride. This historic place is the … Continue reading

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Landmark Grill (Las Vegas NM)

Victorian Charm in Charming Old Las Vegas, NM First visit: August 26, 2010 What a find! We were directed here by our good friends and next door Corrales neighbors, both natives of Mora, who really know this part of the … Continue reading

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Rancho de Chimayó Restauranté

Return to Rancho de Chimayó Restauranté…. Latest visit: August 19, 2012  First visit: September 7, 1975  In 2012, I returned  to this magic place that I visited in 1975 while on an extended camping trip in the Santa Fe National … Continue reading

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El Rancho Hotel (Gallup, NM)

Ghosts of Movie Stars Walk These Halls…. … and they are as delighted with this place  as I am. Latest visit: August 23, 2012  First visit: September 20, 2010  When we travel, we often luck into charming, historic places for … Continue reading

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