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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 »

A Gingerbread La Fonda

The construction and decoration of our Gingerbread La Fonda is complete!  It’s a holiday tradition  that delights all the senses and signals the start to a joyous season of good food, good friends and good cheer in our favorite gathering place – the lobby of La Fonda on the Plaza. What does it take to… Read more »

La Fonda is New Mexico True. Are You?

I attended my first New Mexico Tourism Commission meeting as a newly appointed commissioner this week, as well as the New Mexico Governor’s Conference on Tourism. The hospitality industry is challenging, but it is also fun and filled with a lot of creative people. We had many successes to celebrate this year, and as Governor… Read more »

Holidays at La Fonda on the Plaza

During the holidays I can’t help but reflect on how blessed I am to work with such a wonderful group of people.  It was so nice celebrating the season with the fantastic employees of La Fonda, along with their families.  This year, during our annual holiday party, our senior staff held a fun competition: The… Read more »

Horses for Heroes in New Mexico

Crossed arrows, in many cultures, are symbolic of friendship and unity.  At the Crossed Arrows Ranch, just fourteen miles south of Santa Fe, I recently discovered a special place that fosters both.  The Ranch is home to a unique organization designed specifically for veterans and active military who have sustained physical injuries or combat trauma: … Read more »