Tim Harris, owner of Tim’s Place, is the country’s only restaurant owner with Down’s Syndrome, and the joy he gets from serving people good food carries over into his diner’s most famous export: hugs! Tim’s restaurant is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is open 7 days a week.
Love you, Tim!!!
January 20, 2012
Greetings once again. It’s another beautiful, sunny day in Chile today, and I’m about off to our farm south of town to spend a wonderful weekend with good food and great friends. Before I sign off for the week, though, there are a few questions I wanted to address:
First, Louise asks, “Simon, that last edition of SMC really blew me away, I appreciate you serving up such [...]
Lessons In Food And Life: ’We Knew How To Be Poor’ (November 10, 2011)
“I thought about being poor. I thought about what it means, and how many of us are feeling just like that these days. I thought about the skills required to do it well – to be poor with dignity, poor with meals on the table, poor with enough to pay for the rent. These are real concerns for so many, and [...]
Seriously, the marketing begins when weâ€™re about two. Dream wedding! â€œSpend a huge amount of money on what is effectively an announcement to the world that the two of you are now married.â€
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The yield on PortugalÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 10-year bond jumped 11 basis points to 4.80 percent … That left the difference in yield, or spread, with bunds 11 basis points wider at 166 basis points, after earlier reaching 172 basis points, the most since March 10, 2009.
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