Category Archives: Travel

Aftershocks and After Effects.

We suffered four noticeable aftershocks this morning– nothing that sent us running from the house but the earth definitely made herself felt. The 3.9 aftershock was a biggie. Nothing fell but Jake jumped on the bed again. We are lucky. … Continue reading

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#earthquakewinecountrycalifornia and the Great Bobblehead Massacre of 2014.

Apparently the Napa Valley is becoming Earthquake Central. This is the second major quake we’ve suffered in fourteen years – both along the same basic fault line which runs, oh, within a half mile of our house. We are so … Continue reading

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What’s beneath that kilt?

Oh Jamie Fraser. I love you so. You epitomize the romance hero. (Don’t tell Oscar.) The truth is, in my mind Jamie is Gerard Butler, the way he was back in the day, when he was Jamie’s age – mid-twenties. … Continue reading

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Holy Cheese Plate, Batman!

What if you could eat as much cheese as you wanted to eat? How much could you actually eat? As it turns out, not all that much. We met our son in Sacramento at the 2014 ACS Judging and Competition … Continue reading

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Jake goes to town.

Jake has four outfits. Five if you include his microchip. I’m so glad someone invented the microchip for dogs. I would have had them placed in my kids if they’d been available… Jake has his work collar. This is a black … Continue reading

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