Category Archives: Big Sur Inns

Fabio follows Basho

WELL, what a summer ! All I want to do now is roll around in the sun. As you may notice my tummy is still quite large no swimsuit for me! My friends here worked hard every morning and night … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wisteria

Spring danced into the gardens at Deetjens this morning — thanks to the recent precipitation (possibly due to locals performing rain dances) willowy blooms of wistful wisteria suddenly grace the arbor above the restaurant patio, filling the air with the … Continue reading

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Say it ain’t so!

After much consideration, my primary caretaker here at Deetjens, Doris, has decided  (here I will spit a hairball) to put me, me, Fabio! on a diet. Now, honestly, it’s true that in the prime of my life, I have developed … Continue reading

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Guess the weight of the Deetjens Great Pumpkin!

Well, here you have it, the annual arrival of the Deetjens Giant Pumpkin from Borchard Farms in Salinas. Fall really begins when these pumpkins arrive at local businesses all over Monterey county. The gentlemen from the pumpkin farm love this … Continue reading

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Fabio’s Fun Facts

Yesterday I overheard some guests in the Restaurant worry that they might have been exposed to Sudden Oak Death (yikes!) while hiking in the forest at Pfeiffer State Park. They’d seen official signs warning them about spreading this blight by … Continue reading

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Fabio joins the Circus

This morning everyone is happy in the Restaurant, laughing and eating delicious breakfast, some folks even drinking (gasp!) mimosas. I guess this is because the whole town of Big Sur went to the Circus last night, up the road at … Continue reading

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Cozy Winter Days at Deetjens

Ahh, Big Sur, a place to do nothing, a place to just be. Here I am doing just that, beside the fire in Grandpa’s room. If this is your idea of a rocking good time, these are great days to … Continue reading

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