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Back to Taqueria Los Temos (Salem, OR)

The drive down through Oregon wasn’t the downpour that I had braced myself for. By the time we got to Salem though, it was drizzling and there was enough pall in the sky to call it gloomy. 367 more words



For Saint Frank, coffee isn’t mundane or commodity, it isn’t “just coffee.” It has a quality to bring joy to life through its aromas and flavors but also with its ability to bring people together. 55 more words


October comes to Chavez Ravine

LOS ANGELES — Baseball’s postseason brings Bitty back to one of the game’s oldest and still best ballparks, Dodger Stadium. Bitty checks out the field and the dugout for the decor that is distinctly October, from on-deck circles to batting helmet decals.


Leaving Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — One last look over the LA skyline from atop Dodger Stadium.


Top 10 Songs of 2014 - #9

One song down…nine to go!

If the reaction to the remaining songs are as good as they were for Song #10, this is going to be a GREAT countdown. 199 more words


A cup at the Buena Vista

SAN FRANCISCO — Not too from the hotel and smack near Fisherman’s Wharf is the birthplace of the Irish coffee. Or so they say. It’s the cream on top that makes this place special, and Bitty immediately tested the dexterity of the cream to find it as advertised. 13 more words

Historic Sites

Bitty by the Bay

SAN FRANCISCO — A look from a safe distance at Alcatraz and one from a scenic distance at the Golden Gate Bridge.

Historic Sites