In Tucson area today

We're in the Tucson area today, spending time with Kathryn's one-year-old godson and, of course, his parents. Kathryn had this trip planned for several weeks, but the big project I was supposed to do this weekend at my work was postponed by others at the last minute, so here I am with her.

Mission San Xavier del Bac, the White Dove of the Desert near Tucson

During our recent weekend trip to Tucson, Kathryn and I took an opportunity to visit Mission San Xavier del Bac, just outside the city. As luck would have it, there was a Mass scheduled there Saturday morning. It was to celebrate the 366th birthday of Fr. Eusebio Kino, the Jesuit priest who founded the mission way back in 1692. So we made sure to schedule our visit to coincide.

Sonoran hot dogs at El Guero Canelo in Tucson

Sonoran hot dogs at El Guero Canelo

A couple years ago on one of my other blogs, I wrote about my first experience eating Sonoran hot dogs in Phoenix. I had first read about Sonoran hot dogs in an in-flight magazine on US Airways, but the article was about Tucson, not Phoenix. Since then, I've been looking forward to an authentic Sonoran… Continue reading Sonoran hot dogs at El Guero Canelo in Tucson