Category Archives: Family vacations

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 Welcomes You to Deetjens Big Sur Inn

Well, it’s about time that I’m getting some attention here for my role at Deetjens Big Sur Inn. Almost a year ago my long-time companions Bettie Sue and Doris decided I needed a little limelight, seeing as how I’m so … Continue reading

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