Quick Plug before we get to the post :: Consider a donation to the Houston Food Bank to help feed those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Every little bit helps. Now, that's a food-based charity since this blog is usually food
I’ll make this first part simple: volleyball brought me to San Diego (surprise, surprise). Really, volleyball has often brought me down here, as my second oldest played for the University of San Diego (flags with her picture are still up
The year I turned 40, I began a self study, tracking events, behaviors, and occurrences for 365 days. This experiment inspired Project 40 - my life in numbers and stories.
Don’t sit next to me.
Come too close and you might notice
I swear, my four day trip to Miami Beach was only supposed to be a quick little, stress-relieving, relaxing by the water girlfriends’ trip. When booked, I had no intentions of madly researching dining options, jotting down dishes to try,
“So, you left sunny Long Beach, California to go on vacation in sunny Miami Beach, Florida?”
The question came from a Canadian, also on vacation in Miami Beach but, apparently, with a proper reason for making the trip. With Jet Blue’s
It wasn’t quite a quorum at our latest Ladies Who Dine outing, but a decent number of Ladies got themselves over for our May trip to Long Beach’s Roe Seafood. This place had us excited. We’d been awaiting a visit
I’ve always wanted to live in one of those neighborhoods tucked behind the hip, well-frequented, restaurant-and-boutique-lined corridors, calling myself a local – walking to my favorite bar just minutes from...