Slide of the Week
Incredible photos of Americana from Charles Phoenix’s vast collection of vintage slides!
Recently I called Wig Wam Village owner Kumar Patel, and asked, “What would a Wig Wam look like all lit up for [...]Read Charles' Full Slide Description!
We call it “cranberry sauce” but there’s nothing saucy about this ruby-red turkey flavor enhancer.Read Charles' Full Slide Description!
Touring Buffalo History Museum’s Special Collections, I was delighted to see brochures of a car made in Buffalo in 1948 called the [...]Read Charles' Full Slide Description!
Experiencing breakfast at Pancake Circus, Sacramento’s legendary clown-themed 1961 Googie coffee shop, has been on my to-do list for quite some time.Read Charles' Full Slide Description!
Every holiday time party should have an edible meatloaf sculpture to serve as centerpiece, theme setter and conversation starter. In the tradition [...]Read Charles' Full Slide Description!
As my whirlwind field trip adventure extravaganza exploring California’s capitol city recently came to an end, I had just enough time to grab a quickie lunch before my flight. A snap decision guided me to Sam’s Hofbrau, a Sacramento landmark restaurant since 1959.Read Charles' Full Slide Description!