The Bad – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma. 

I have said that there are many food establishments in Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma. However I also said there were many many maintaining below average reviews on Yelp. It seems that consistency here is the killer. Consistently below-average food and service in the many opportunities here in Lawton/Fort Sill. In my book, a Yelp average is 4 stars for an average place like Denny’s normally. You … Continue reading The Bad – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma. 

The Ugly – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma.

Ok, so the story goes like this . . . in reverse. Having endured many obstacles on this vacation/adventure, there happens to be only one bad thing about the whole trip. I know I really hate commercial air travel and the inconveniences it has evolved to be since its inception as an exclusive for the wealthy. If I could take you back to the days when air … Continue reading The Ugly – Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma.

Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen – Vista CA . . . a gastro-pub.

For owners Roger “Roddy” and Aaron Browning and staff, the introduction of a fresh restaurant with un-duplicated cuisine in this emerging market has resulted in nothing short of the classic style they have built over the years with the Flying Pig brand. A gastro-pub right here in Vista, CA. The lessons they had learned with their first adventure in Oceanside have resulted in an uncompromised excellence at their … Continue reading Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen – Vista CA . . . a gastro-pub.

Ruby Boots. First American Tour. Another treat.

As I think of what to write about this amazing artist, while again and again I listen to her, all I can think about is sitting on a country house porch; you know, the kind that surrounds the whole house. Sitting and watching the rail cars pass by. Mark Twain kinda stuff. That’s what I hear in Ruby Boots. Like watching fireworks and really enjoying the holiday … Continue reading Ruby Boots. First American Tour. Another treat.

Am I the only Cuban in town? Niko’s Express – Vista, CA

Ok, with so many opportunities in this town, why is there only one? Niko’s Express in Vista, CA has the only Cuban sandwich in town . . . and it’s good. Hurry before the neighbors find out. Before the guy next door realizes his lost opportunity. Oh wait, maybe this is a challenge to the guy next door. Can he make a Cuban sandwich? Does … Continue reading Am I the only Cuban in town? Niko’s Express – Vista, CA

Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma  – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly  (whistling sound).

It wasn’t until the last of our 5-day visit that I was able to put two and two together. Seeing multiple sculptures and the various art work throughout Lawton/Fort Sill during our visit seemed to only confuse us. Then in day four we took a quick trip through Wichita Mountain, more like a canyon (about 2500ft elevation), Refuge and seeing only two wild buffalo, a … Continue reading Lawton/Fort Sill Oklahoma  – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly  (whistling sound).