So there is the children’s novel being read in 4th grade now. It’s Island of the Blue Dolphin written by Scott O’Dell and first published back in 1960. It’s a timeless story about a young girl who was stranded … Continue reading Island of The Blue Dolphin
This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is Transmogrify — to change in appearance or form. This little one is transforming into a Disney character before your eyes. See more transmogrify at the WordPress Daily Post. Travel safe. Have fun. Continue reading Transmogrify
Bay Bridge, San Francisco. See more Shine photos at the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Shine
Kongo headed to the Getty Villa on the Malibu coast on Friday to dine with the gods. No really. He attended a culinary workshop titled “Dining with the Gods” based on a real menu that would have been served up at … Continue reading Cooking at the Getty Villa
In downtown Los Angeles, not far from the towering skyscrapers and iconic city administration building is a small, out of the way pocket of Old Mexico known as Olivera Street. If you’re running short of curios for your next Cinco de Mayo party or just need to stock up on Día de Muertos costumes, you need to head to Olivera Street. It’s also a wonderful excursion and opportunity to learn about the history of this behemoth city on the West Coast.