Our interview with Mike, Owner of Harbottle Brewing Co.

“I’m convinced that everybody loves beer… they just need to find the right one…” Why should people have a drink at Harbottle? Because of Kayla (Mike gestures to the wonderful lady next to him who had just served me a beer) and because of the people we have here. We want to give people aContinue reading “Our interview with Mike, Owner of Harbottle Brewing Co.”

Tacos and Troubadours

In a nutshell: It’s OK if your boyfriend won’t serenade you, we found someone who will! No such thing as too many appetizers at La Chingada Cocina Mexicana Saguaro Sam: The same night that Lucy and I completed the Haiku Hike we decided to check out ANOTHER new Tucson event… Troubadour Thursdays.  I’m hoping thisContinue reading “Tacos and Troubadours”

Are you ready for the “Haiku Hike”?

Lucy Agave: For me, “Haiku Hike” conjured images of a long-winded hiking trail ironically named after a very short type of poem by some sadistic professional hiker. (What can I say? My mind goes to dark places.) Luckily for all of us, my imagination ran away from me on that one and the actual “HaikuContinue reading “Are you ready for the “Haiku Hike”?”

Slumber Party at Hotel McCoy

In a nutshell: Next time you’re looking for a cute place to stay in Tucson, do yourself a favor and ditch the overdone resort for the uniquely restored and totally retro: Hotel McCoy. One mile away from the best spots in Downtown Tucson A FUN place to stay that won’t break the bank Lucy Agave:Continue reading “Slumber Party at Hotel McCoy”

Beaming and Blooming at the Tucson Botanical Gardens

In a nutshell: What a relaxing oasis indeed! We’d recommend planning your visit around breakfast or lunch to enjoy a meal at Edna’s Eatery. What we ate: the Arizona Orange Smoothie and the Avocado Toast. Our Plant Scavenger Hunt Challenge for you: Try to find… The “scaredy cat” plant,… the plant that smells exactly likeContinue reading “Beaming and Blooming at the Tucson Botanical Gardens”

Top 6 Favorite Breweries in Tucson

Lucy Agave: Disclaimer: there are definitely more than six excellent breweries in this city BUT if I had to pick MY favorites, here are my top six and here’s why… 1912 Brewing Co. : I fondly think of this brewery as “my first favorite” brewery in Tucson in that it was the one on thisContinue reading “Top 6 Favorite Breweries in Tucson”

Top 5 Favorite Brunch Spots in Tucson

Saguaro Sam: As a life-long brunch lover I was excited at the chance to write this blog post.  What do I look for in a great brunch place?  Well delicious food -obviously- but also the right type of atmosphere and HUGE bonus points if they have a beautiful outdoor seating area.  I can’t help it,Continue reading “Top 5 Favorite Brunch Spots in Tucson”