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Under the spell of succulents

When I came to San Diego in April 1993, I left all of my beautiful plants in the gardens back in Texas. Since I lived pretty much in hot, dry areas of Texas, and I intensely disliked paying water bills, most of my gardens and plants were cactus and succulents. 571 more words


Giant Mural in Solana Beach

I noticed a really cool new mural in Solana Beach. The mural is located on the west facing side of Cedros Ave very close to The Belly Up. 23 more words


... because it is Friday ...

On this Shabbat, I give thanks for the family and friends that I have, and for the community that I belong to. I give thanks also to little Auden, who makes my Shabbat much more Shalom. 26 more words

Local Spot: Solana Beach Mushroom Caves

If you like climbing, shimmying through tight spaces, and exploring hidden places, then you’ll love the Mushroom Caves in Solana Beach!

Personally, I’m not a big fan of heights and am a tad claustrophobic, so I didn’t quite make it to the top, but got as far as I could. 32 more words


Suspension bridges right here in San Diego!

Ever since staycations became fashionable about eight years ago, I have been endeavoring to explore San Diego County—cities, rural areas, monuments, beaches, forests, parks, tourist attractions. 174 more words


... because it is Friday

Hope your weekend will be full of vitamin D, and smiles as well. Shabbat Shalom to some of you! :-) 36 more words