Category Archives: California

Fair-n-Height

It’s not that I’m opposed to onion rings, I just object to spending over ten dollars for five of them. Six, if the little one counts, which it does not. Who does that? The fam took it’s yearly pilgrimage to the county fair this week and I want to start by saying that I had […]

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Summer Son #2

Eureka, California, July 2011. Our two hitch-hikers rolled into town, still following – more or less – the historic and breath-taking 101 freeway north. North of San Francisco, the landscape pulls you along as the mountain ranges of our pacific northwest creep ever closer to the ocean. You have a foretaste of glories to come […]

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Everything Is Awesome!

Out of all of the amusement parks available to Southern Californians, Legoland is my favorite, hands down. Or hands on, as it were. We hadn’t been in years, but our spring break company included a five-year-old legomaniac, and when everything is awesome, you gather the master builders and go. It was nostalgic and new and […]

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Date Night Dallies

The long San Diego summer days are sauntering towards a suggestion of fall. Although our weather will be warm for another two months, the kids are back in school and the malls are geared up for HallThankMas Eve. And while our sprawling San Diego County has myriad year round entertainment to choose from, summer nights […]

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