Fireworks, Family and Friends


July 4th. Parties and fireworks in Yorba Linda and Newport Beach were on the Calendar. Shindig enthusiasm filled the air. Then the little people came down with separate but equal plagues. Fever with malaise for one, cialis sale check the other a nasty hacky cough. Just splendid huh?  This of course put the kibosh on all […]

The Getty Center


Magical Places. I keep a little black book of em’. Standing in the fog near the San Francisco Bridge listening to the fog horn. A misty-magic place. Kilauea Volcano, on Maui, home to Pele’, the volcano goddess. Say no more. The Outer Banks of North Carolina where wild horses run free on the beach, a […]

He had been hit by a car


A few hours ago, while driving home, I came across a business man standing in the middle of a busy Southern California street. His car angled half hazardly in the bike lane. Noticing how he was frantically punching numbers on his iPhone, I realized he was in shock.  But why is this man distraught over […]

The Gift of Sawyer


He was fresh out of the oven and had the most amazing disposition; peaceful, ask observant, malady and oh so easy-going. These were the gifts given to him by his parents. Sawyer watched my camera and simply studied it with quite curiosity. He was gorgeous to photograph. But it was a difficult shoot, tears kept […]

As the World Turns in the OC, California


Hello Friends. I have been away from the ole blog for a bit for a few reasons. One, Orange County has been hugely busy this June and Two, I have a pain in my ass lower back. This pesky pain does not allow me to sit down for long. We are looking into it, no […]

It’s a Wonderful Life


Bonds with my oldies, sick but goodies. To set the record straight, I’m referring to friendships here, not age. Come on. However, after last night, I am definitely feeling it. Slow on the up-start and coffee did not help. Aleve Gel caps were my panacea of choice. Let’s just say I was licking my wounds. […]

A Slightly Different Bucket List


I’ve always wanted to write a bucket list; for things I have never done or 40 things before 40.  I know you have heard of them. But here’s the thing, stuff buy cialis when I start, sale writers block sets in. My fingers stop tapping on the keyboard.  I can come up with; Effie Tower, […]

Bits and Pieces from Yesterday


A day in the life, online Southern California style. 5:45am More 7:00am 7:15am 7:30am 9:00am Sunglasses and Bi-Focal Discussion 9:30am 10:00am 11:30am 12:30pm The Maddox Daphney Buddy 1:30pm on hold. 2:30pm Laundry, remedy jealous. I know you are. snuggles Let’s ride 4:00 pm mail time 5:00pm Dinner prep 5:15pm Smells good 5:30pm 6:30 Angels vs. […]

Tidbits to Catch Up


HI! How are you doing? I’m back, after a very brief blogging hiatus. To unload my mind, here it what is on the ole internal radar: The Ellen Show. Love her. We record the show daily and dance with her in the aisles right here in the living room. It’s like we are there. Why the […]