Christmas Tree? Check!

Is there one thing you love to shop for on a vacation?  We reminisced  about the whole spoon collecting thing a while back.  While I’m not sure that’s still a big hit, I bet there’s a few clanging around peoples drawers somewhere.  Guess what?  Why not take some inspiration from this talented Aussie, Suzie Stanford.  Suzie […]

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I Miss You!

Sweet Blossum has figured out how to get through winter.  She seems to have adopted this heat register.  I think she enjoys the warm air blowing on her tummy. Mommy found a way to get through winter too.  I’ll just let the glow of this California Christmas warm my tummy face. Neon Magic Around Town […]

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It’s Like Stepping Back In Time

A visit to Coronado Island is not complete without stopping at the iconic Del Coronado Hotel. It was designed by a Canadian, eh. The architect,  Mr James Reid was a native of New Brunswick, Canada.  Construction began in 1887 when the area was enjoying a boom.  Their colourful history includes visits by notables, Thomas Edison, […]

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Good Day Sunshine

Surprise, I’m sending Christmas greetings from California.  After the most brilliant flight with US Air (thanks guys), we’re happily spending a week in warmer climes. We quickly found our way to the ocean, and were happy to see this work in progress. Isn’t it just fantastic.  It took 10 hours to take plain ol’ beach […]

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