When the weather reports last week threatened a few days of snow, I decided to make a big pot of chili to welcome the change in weather. I also wanted to be prepared with large batches of food to have … Continue reading It’s okay to cry over spilled chili… and then cook beef stew.
In eating our way down Alpine’s Historic Murphy Street, we recently discovered a gem, tucked behind the old Raspa Co. Building (where Brown Dog Gardens is now located) on 5th Street… La Calavera. Rene and Mora Nancy Vargas opened La … Continue reading La Calavera on 5th Street in Alpine
It was a chilly, drizzly West Texas day when we stumbled upon the bright green 1973 Shasta travel trailer parked at 5th and Murphy Street in Alpine. We’d been hearing about Chop’d, the newest soup and salad food truck, for … Continue reading Chop’d Soup and Salad Food Truck in Alpine