Tag Archives: Central Coast

Chimchurri Rice with Pickled Vegetables

“Maam I would appreciate it if you would put your pants back on” Okay maybe that is not exactly what the cop said to me but it could have been. When you find yourself stuck behind a terrible accident on an winding mountain road the polite thing to do is take off your pants. To …

The C Word

Our second day of our lovely beach vacation we went to the C word for lunch. If you ever find yourself hungry on the Central Coast you must visit the C word. Of course I’m sure locals don’t call it that. I’m sure locals can pronounce places like Paso Robles and Cayucos and Avila Beach …

Disgruntled Republican Road Trip, Part One

It was late November and it was time for these two disgruntled republicans to hit the open road. I had spent fifteen years of my life working in retail and I never got to experience the fun of the holiday season as a spectator and not a frazzled, exhausted retail employee. It’s so different to …

Hills of Gold

I’ve walked the beaches of Alaska during an endless summer sunset that lasted hours and yet the twilight continued. I’ve searched the packed sand of Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia¬†for a free patch of sand to lay down my towel at one of the popular and most crowded beaches in the world. I’ve ridden horses …