Out & About

Jingle “Bells” at the Zoo

If you are free this Friday evening (11 December 2009), head on over to the San Diego Zoo for the event Jungle Bells. Around 7 pm near the main zoo entrance, my sister Marna and our good friend Juli will be playing holiday music with the Santa Sophia Bell Choir. Let us hope for the […]

Holidays video

Food, Drinks, and Fireworks

You have to love the fact that in the United States of America people are always looking for a new holiday to eat and drink with friends. However, only on the Fourth of July can a person do those two and add in some fireworks. So to honor those who decided the British had to […]

Holidays Out & About

Decorating the Wedding Tree

Should I call it Saturday or Social Saturday? The thing that always bugs me is that we can go weeks on end without real weekend plans then everyone decides to do something on the same day. On Saturday afternoon, we attended a wedding out in Santee. Wife’s father’s ex-partner’s (from the Highway Patrol) daughter expressed […]


Thanksgiving 2008

For the past five years, Wife and I have dragged ourselves out of bed at an ungodly hour each Thanksgiving morning. Then after a few minutes of trying to wake up we head into Balboa Park to meet up with our favorite Catholic priest Fr. Joe Carroll. We do not actually hang out with him, […]