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Garage Sale Discovery: Finding Robin Williams

Garage sales unearth so much: people, things, emotions. Mine this weekend was no exception. People: There was a wide range of humanity, a sort of Fellini’s dream parade. Super sweet women, men, children; strangers getting into arguments; a woman who … Continue reading

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Mining memories

This is what makes it so hard! See this mound of letters and cards? These are treasured messages from past decades of friendships and family support. They hold lessons, stories and love. Trying to get in touch with my hardest … Continue reading

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French Fry and the Real Riders of Kansas City

An evening unrolls like it’s supposed to, sometimes. But the way it’s supposed to unroll can be a complete surprise. Like last Friday night. I met friends at La Bodega, a tapas restaurant and home of the best pitcher of … 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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This week’s journey: First two days in 50 words

Flight: A woman channeled my mother; Antiques, master gardener. House: Cross between a B&B and a hostel. Locked out/got in. Coffee mishap/easily cleaned. Lola the Airedale. Beach: Photographed kiddie surfer lessons, talked with many people. Met popsicle entrepreneurs Sam and … Continue reading

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Happy Squirrel Appreciation Day!

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Happy 2014! Giving thanks for best 2013 purchases. Batteries not required.

I acquired several techie “toys” in 2013. The glittering usual suspects – bells and whistles for camera, computer and handheld devices, including a/v attachments and a load of new apps. But, suddenly it struck me: Three of my favorite discoveries/purchases … Continue reading

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