Month: March 2017

Pineapple, Pear, Spinach and Mint Juice

     “This mountain is the home of the deer and not yours        So Please slow the fuck down and stop hitting them”        This was a Public service announcement this morning on the Big Bear public radio, as I was driving down the highway drinking my daily green juice.        Although …

How to Drive a Stick Shift For Dummies

Today I had a  flashback to when I was eighteen, poor and driving the most beat up old truck ever. I think life hands you these humbling moments to give you perspective. As in this afternoon in San Diego when I embarrassed the shit out of myself by not being able to put the SUV …

Bacon and Thyme Breakfast Sweet Potatoes

On a cold and wintry morning you really need to wake up to a bacon filled hot breakfast. Especially if lots of wine was involved the night prior. “Oh the weather outside is blizzardly” I may or may not have just sung those words to our dogs. Yes, I realize that blizzardly is not a …

A Path Through the Ice Plant

Sometime I dream about Mexico; The foggy beach mornings, walking through the ice plant down to the cold ocean below the beach houses, and the fun times I had in Baja California with friends when I was in my early twenties. I don’t dream of the Mexico of 2013 with the drugs and the gangs …

Santa Anita Big Cap Day

Santa Anita

If it’s a gorgeous Saturday in March then it must be Big Cap Day at Santa Anita Park! It feels like spring today with temperatures in the eighties and the sunlight bouncing off the still slightly snow capped Mt Baldy in the distance. It’s a fantastic day in southern California to head out to Santa …