Simple Pleasures of Living in So Cal in January 2009

Today was a great day to be living in So Cal. Here are a just a few: Seven-year old Katie is home from CHOC-Children’s Hospital of Orange County, yeah! The sun was bright, temperatures were 74 degrees and breezy, absolutely beautiful. Traffic was minimal, sailed right through on the freeway, it was great. The Verizon.. read more →

Summer Sounds in So Cal ~ Friendly Sounds of Summer in the OC

Summer evenings in the OC are wonderful to experience. Usually cooling off enough to turn off the a/c, opening doors and windows in the late afternoon to enjoy the outdoors, we grill outside almost daily. In my neck-of-the woods we’re in the fairly small community of Brea the northern part of the OC.  Living here it seems like one.. read more →

Love in the OC ~ So Cal Fun & Love in Orange County

It was a hot summer day, July 4th week-end and a great time to enjoy the beach. Huntington to Newport Beach  was the spot for us for a great day of biking the beach trail. It’s only a “trail” by SoCal thinking… it’s paved all the way with blacktop or concrete, yet it’s always a fun.. read more →

Spring Time in SoCal ~ A Great Time to Enjoy Our Community

March 20, ~ The first day of spring. Spring time in Southern California is such a wonderful time of year. Just today during a neighborhood walk the fragrances of the season surrounded me. This time of year so many of our hillsides turn from light green to bright yellow with the mustard in bloom. It seems like this.. read more →