Category Archives: Travel

Whale Watching at Point Vicente Interpretive Center

You can take a girl out of the Midwest, but she will never get tired of gazing on the wonders of the ocean! Not too far from where I’m staying there’s a prime whale watching spot. Something no one has … Continue reading

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Not your mama’s Popsicle

I met sister-brother team Angela and Sam at the Malibu Farmers Market on Sunday. Fitting to happen during the week of National Sibling Day. Angela and Sam make frozen desserts on a stick, like Popsicles. Original, pretty, tasty Popsicles. I … Continue reading

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Dogs of Chicago

I met Chloe crossing the street. She’s a Schnauzer-Shih Tzu rescue. Her people said she was 14 weeks old. “She’s a baby. We’re still getting to know her.” Fannie and her person were on their way to Bloomingdale’s. “Her name’s … Continue reading

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WordPress weekly photo challenge: Free Spirit

This was a hard challenge. It could have gone so many ways: 1. Michelle. I met a group of women in Los Angeles last month at a Women in Film meeting. After the function, several women assembled outside to have … Continue reading

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Weekly photo challenge: Merge

I was in the Philippines earlier this year, in the Bicol region near Legazpi. We were touring an historic site when a young boy asked to see my camera. He taught me to have fun with perspective in a different … Continue reading

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Mouse in a bag

Trip to Los Angeles: Day 1/Stop 1 – Cafe Mimosa, Topanga Canyon. This is one of my favorite places, let alone cafes, in the world. It’s open and breezy, a physical description as well as the vibe and charm of … Continue reading

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Weekly challenge: Growth

“Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.” – William Butler Yeats I visited my childhood friend Carrie this week. We grew up together in Kansas City. … Continue reading

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