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Vin Bar/Valentino

I have written about Vin Bar/Valentino numerous times. I think it is the best Italian restaurant in Los Angeles. Chef Nico is so talented and there is no better restauranteur than Piero. 251 more words

Southern California

Luxury Home Sales Are Surging In Southern California

by Tim Logan

By most measures, the housing market these days is a bit sluggish. Prices are flat. Sales are drooping. A lot of people are priced out. 1,368 more words

California

Snapshot Memories of the Week: San Diego, CA

Snapshot memories is a new weekly series, giving a visual glimpse into different destinations and unique ways to view them. It’s also a way for me to look back on travels that occurred before and after I started this blog, and to give each place I’ve traveled the attention it deserves.  612 more words

Travel

In My Garden: Beauty and the Beast

 Here is Beauty, Her Royal Highness. She is a large rose with a delicate fragrance. Southern California weather is a beautiful Indian Summer. The temperatures are unpredictable. 269 more words

Garden

Miss Sunshine

I don’t write much about my pictures, but this one I have to. This one is a candid featuring one of the most positive people I’ve ever met in my life. 62 more words

Photography

Life Magazine- August 26, 1940

Republished from Life Magazine- August 26, 1940:

SURF RIDING ON A CALIFORNIA BEACH IS A FAVORITE SUMMERTIME SPORT

Two hundred yards from the shoreline, like a huge sleepy giant, a big wave rises. 245 more words

Swell Lines Magazine

Pinocchio Poet

by Mickie Lynn

“…but don’t fall prey to what I call the Pinocchio Syndrome: Publish me! I’m only a wooden writer! Make me a real writer! 161 more words

Poetry