Great ride - Santa Monica Mountains

Went for a really good ride this weekend off-road for a change in the Santa Monica mountains.

It wasn’t a route that demanded a high level of skill but was just challenging enough for me as my first time offroad for almost a year and for one of our number (J) who only had a hybrid commuter bike – our leader (T) had led me to believe it was going to be mostly fire road so I invited J on that basis; he enjoyed it anyway (I think). 532 more words


Eagle Rock 70th Birthday Party

Saturday night Shaken Not Stirred returned to that hilltop Ranchero in Eagle Rock to bartend a 70th birthday party. The ten year milestones are big for birthday celebrations and 70 is certainly a good year to throw a party about. 266 more words


pussyfoot's brother Denial

So I see him as the villain in this piece

An unclaimed part of me

A face I chose to pin in front of my own… 111 more words


Day 7: Some rest in Warner Springs

27. April

Barrel Spring Camp (mile 101) to Hwy 79 Warner Springs (mile 109.5)

8.5 miles, 13.7 km

After another early start we made our way to Hwy 79 to Warner Springs. 276 more words


Paws Art Show

In May, I will have artwork in “Paws Art Show”, an animal themed art show at Leanna Lin’s Wonderland in Los Angeles. 10% of proceeds will be donated to Dogs of the Rock. 13 more words

Adrianna Bamber

Threading The Needle

An ocean view from a mountain that used to be the ocean.

Eagle Rock in Topanga State Park, CA


Torrance 40th Birthday Party

Last night, Shaken Not Stirred provided bartending service for a 40th birthday party in Torrance. The South Bay is my old stomping ground, and the parties in the South Bay tend to be ragers. 320 more words