Posts By: Jenny Kimball

La Plazuela Designated a Culinary Treasure

La Plazuela is #NewMexicoTRUE

The City of Santa Fe proclaimed Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Santa Fe Culinary Treasures Day to honor several Santa Fe restaurants, including our own La Plazuela, that have been designated as Culinary Treasures by the New Mexico Tourism Department. We attended the city council meeting to celebrate our recognition complete with ‘La Plazuela is New… Read more »

Heart Collection is a Labor of Love

Sophie Dant, La Fonda's Gift Shop Manager shows off the book, Art of the Heart

Some of you may know Sophie Dant, La Fonda’s Gift Shop manager. Many people think we look alike which flatters me since Sophie is so pretty. But what you may not know about her is that she is an avid collector of hearts.  Not the real kind, mind you, but the decorative and artistic kind.  It’s… Read more »

Food, Art, Fashion and DIY in Santa Fe

In addition to the Edible Art Tour, ArtFeast weekend (Feb. 21-23) includes a Gourmet Dinner and Auction, Fashion Feast, Art of the Home Tour, and Artists’ Champagne Brunch & Auction, all to benefit art-making opportunities for New Mexico youth. Indulge your craving for chocolate at Divine Decadence, an orgy of cacao-inspired creations from top chefs… Read more »

La Fonda’s Employees are Number One!

There were cheerleaders, lots of food, 80′s rock, a big screen TV giveaway and a whole lot of fans. Was it the Super Bowl? No. It was La Fonda’s Annual Employee Awards event, but after an almost year-long renovation project in 2013… it felt like OUR Super Bowl. Although we take great pride in the… Read more »

Feed Your Soul in Santa Fe this Winter

Sipapu Ski Resort offers free clinics and instruction all day Jan. 18 at the annual Telemark Festival, followed by the skin-up/ski-down Telemark race. The annual Souper Bowl XX (Feb. 1) dishes up dozens of soups from Santa Fe’s top restaurants in a competition where Northern New Mexico’s food bank ends up a winner. Estrella del… Read more »

Downtown Santa Fe Merchants Make Wishes Come True

LF wishes

This year the Santa Fe Downtown Merchants Association decided to do something special. They started a Christmas Wishing Tree program on the Plaza. Ten live fir trees donated by the association were stationed around the Plaza and visitors were encouraged to pin their wishes on the trees – 10 of those wishes would be granted… Read more »