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Classic Cars _ Moments in American History Abound in Sacramento

Classic Cars _ Moments in American History Abound in Sacramento

Suddenly, it was the 1950s, and the brand-new American dream included a modern split-level in the suburbs, TV dinners in the family room — and a new “hardtop” in the carport. Chevy was offering the right car at just the right moment. At a recent […]

Taking Vacations and Remembering to Go Home Again.

Taking Vacations and Remembering to Go Home Again.

Recently I spent two weeks in Puerto Vallarta to get away from the normality in my life. If that sounds absurd, it’s probably because of our view of this world and that we all tend to define normality differently. I’ve visited Puerto Vallarta or PV […]

Discovering the Air Force Base in my backyard

Discovering the Air Force Base in my backyard

Growing up in Northern California, I was always aware of the local military bases and their approximate locations. For the most part, I had little chance of going on base. So while the names of the bases were pretty well ingrained I never knew too […]

Plymouth, CA – A throwback to the Gold Rush days

Plymouth, CA – A throwback to the Gold Rush days

  Did you know there is a town named Plymouth here in California ? Well, since I’m still rediscovering my roots here in NorCal, I just got in the car and drove the 1 hour from my place. The trip was very slow paced and […]

Almond Blossoms in Northern California

Almond Blossoms in Northern California

Almond blossoms and bees buzzing around collecting pollen _ these were the only things I was aware of this afternoon. Very peaceful and a time for reflection. I would venture to say that most people, outside this area, wouldn’t know the difference between the almond […]