Escalante Canyon and Dominguez Canyon Wilderness Study Area

May 4, 2009

Our trip to the Escalante Canyon on Thursday April 30, 2009 was somewhat spur of the moment and we really didn’t know what we would find because the information available for the Canyon is limited, at least compared to what you would find for other State Parks or National Monuments.  See the following link for […]

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Gesseppi’s Italian Delicatessen – A Great Montrose Deli and Pizza Shop

April 29, 2009

Do you like deli style sandwiches?  Do you like incredible pizza?  If so, Gesseppi’s definitely fits the bill.  Cindy and I have eaten at Gesseppi’s quite a few times over the last several years.  We’ve had many of the items on their menu to include sandwiches, pasta salads, pizza and desserts.  Gesseppi’s also has a […]

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The Adobe Inn – Mexican Restaurant in Ridgway, Colorado

April 28, 2009

The Inn Soon after Curt and I moved out to the Ridgway/Montrose area, our friends took us to the first restaurant that they went to when they moved to the area– The Adobe Inn.  It was a magical experience for us – we fell in love with the place right then and there.  Tucked into […]

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Grilled Chicken with Oranges and Avocado

April 25, 2009

I love the concept of  You get onto the website and with only a couple of clicks, you have a suggestion for tonights healthy dinner  and a shopping list to go with it.  It just so happens that this was the recipe that was available two nights ago.  Looks and tastes delicious, well at […]

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Heavenly Biscotti and Drinks at Mocha Joe’s – Delta, Colorado

April 21, 2009

When I was a kid my mom always treated me to ice cream after a hard day of work or play.  I still treat myself to ice cream once in awhile, however more often I treat myself to coffee, and I’m not the only one.  There are so many coffee shops that have sprouted in […]

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Walking – Ridgway, Colorado Style

April 20, 2009

Wow!  We had the best walk yesterday.  The next few sentences may sound unrelated, but go with me on this for a bit.  I happened to read an article regarding Facebook and how it is helping people connect, but not really.  Former classmates and long lost friends are able to catch up with each other […]

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Pasta alla Puttanesca: Healthy, Cheap and Easy, Just the Way I Like it!

April 16, 2009

I’ve heard a couple of different takes on where Pasta alla Puttanesca originates, one is that the chef’s made if for the “ladies of the night” when they got off of their shifts, the other is that our ladies made if for themselves.  Either way it’s a great story that gives the name and legend to this healthy dish.  I told Curt that […]

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