Hiking the Rim at Rio Grande Gorge


An easy hike but some spectacular views. Well worth seeking out this trail when you are near Taos. . . . → Read More: Hiking the Rim at Rio Grande Gorge

Taos for Fall Break


Yep, we made it back to the Land of Enchantment for Fall Break. Care on joining us as we make our way around town (and the state)? . . . → Read More: Taos for Fall Break

Bohemian Rhapsody


We found a great new hangout in the East Village in Tulsa with great pies, great appetizers and great cocktails! Please come along for a tour. . . . → Read More: Bohemian Rhapsody

Peppered-Cherry Vinaigrette


I hope the hyphenated adjective above describes this recipe a bit better.  I felt totally inadequate with my Cherry-Pepper Jelly and I know that I led some readers astray thinking that I had made a preserve with cherry peppers (instead of jalapenos and dried cherries).

Anywhoo, I wanted to be a little clearer with the . . . → Read More: Peppered-Cherry Vinaigrette

Park in the Pearl

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Join me as we explored the new food truck court in Tulsa. The Park on Pearl opened this past weekend and will be open every Tuesday-Sunday for lunch and dinner. . . . → Read More: Park in the Pearl

O Canada

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After 35 years, we make a trek back to Alberta to visit old friends. . . . → Read More: O Canada

Woody Turns Two

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…or a night with Sam Baker. The Woody Guthrie Center’s 2nd anniversary celebration brought a great line-up of musicians and we got to see (and meet) Sam Baker!!!!! . . . → Read More: Woody Turns Two

Hot Springs and Lake Ouachita Trip

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We travel to Hot Springs at least once a year, but we have found a new favorite haunt at Lake Ouachita State Park. . . . → Read More: Hot Springs and Lake Ouachita Trip

Spring Breakin’ (2015)

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Follow me to San Antonio on a much needed Spring Break trip. Of course there was lots of food and fun involved. . . . → Read More: Spring Breakin’ (2015)

Turquoise Trail and Abiquiu

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Today is actually the day that I wrap up our New Mexico trip saga.

The odyssey began with us taking the scenic route for a holiday vacation.   We continued this theme and actually did a lot of driving from our home-base in Santa Fe.

St. Francis Cathedral Basilica, Santa Fe, NM


On Christmas Eve . . . → Read More: Turquoise Trail and Abiquiu