Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

It’s August 4. This means the blogging conference I registered for on New Year’s Eve 2015 and talked a little bit about here starts in a few hours. In fact, by the time you read this (August 5) – it will be in full swing! Zoinks! I’m not ready! Seriously though, I knew it was… Continue reading Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

T is for Train Travel

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Living in this big metropolis, I’m eager to do anything that makes it so I have to deal with traffic less.  When I can I take the Metro (earthquake country’s version of the subway)…honestly if you’re headed to Dodger Stadium or Downtown Los Angeles from the San Fernando Valley, you can’t beat it.  The stations… Continue reading T is for Train Travel

Preservation of History – The Bradbury Building – Downtown Los Angeles

One of the things I found most intriguing about living in Europe was the age of all the buildings. Actually intrigued isn’t the right word – astonished is probably more accurate. After living in Los Angeles for so long, where the oldest landmarks around me were from the ’50s and ’60s (the 1950s and 1960s), and maybe… Continue reading Preservation of History – The Bradbury Building – Downtown Los Angeles

30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 1

I don’t know how it got to be November of this year already.  Sometimes I feel like my life moves at warp speed now…I feel like I was warned about this phenomenon earlier in life…that it would start to move fast when I had my own child…and it’s true. Anyways, given that it is November 1,… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 1

Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#10) – Running for a Cause

Usually on Friday nights, I can stay up a little later for several reasons : 1) work starts a little later the next day, 2) I don’t have to work at all (even though Maya still gets up at a quarter after 6…if I’m lucky), or 3) I’m an adult, I just get tired of… Continue reading Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#10) – Running for a Cause

Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#2) – Top 10 Most Annoying Driving Habits in LA

One of the things I’ve had the pleasure of dealing with lately is more time on the roads of Los Angeles. Specifically I’m talking about the 101 freeway, just around the 405 interchange and all roads that serve as alternate routes – these can sometimes be the bane of my existence. Anyone who lives here,… Continue reading Friday Night’s Alright for Writing (#2) – Top 10 Most Annoying Driving Habits in LA