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Tim Harris always knew he wanted to own a restaurant one day, and he didn’t let a disability stop him from making his dream came true – Tim’s Place opened in 2010. In addition to serving up tasty New Mexican fare, Tim’s Place is best known for the “Tim Hug” – a “calorie-free” and “guilt-free” treat that guarantees to “improve your lease on life.” Continue reading for a video and more information.

Harris is also college graduate, medal-winning Special Olympian, a sailor, and an experienced offshore fisherman. Here’s one more thing you may not have known, in high school, Tim was also elected homecoming king and Student Of The Year.