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Charles Shaw, Chardonnay, California, 2012, 12.5% abv, US$2.49

Let it be said I will try just about anything – at least once.

When I saw the infamous bottles of Two Buck Chuck on the shelves at Trader Joe’s during a cross-border shopping trip, I admit I was terribly curious.   518 more words


My Brother Larry in 1941

This photo was taken by my mother or father in 1941.  That’s my oldest brother, Larry Ray Marlin, on top of a horse named “Babe”.  I can tell from the houses across the street and other photos taken that day that this image was photographed at my grandparents’ home on York Avenue, Hawthorne, California.  137 more words