There was a gathering of Lakenheath Lancers in San Antonio over the weekend of 4-5 April (folks who attended high school at RAF Lakenheath, UK). Photos below and at: http://imageevent.com/getdown/lakenheathinsanantonio Don't take my picture!
Easter update: Many, many thanks to all who donated to this effort. We raised $1,955.00 - a mere $45 from the goal of $2,000. The family still has their rental house and they are doing well. Thank you! Happy Holidays and Welcome to those who have arrived here from Indiegogo. For those who've landed here… Continue reading Help Keep a Family Housed this Holiday Season
I've just discovered Niki de Saint Phalle. Love her version of The Three Graces: Photo courtesy of Arts Observer. More Niki de Saint Phalle goodness via Arts Observer here. These sculptures were a temporary installation, placed by the National Museum of Women in the Arts as part of the the New York Avenue Sculpture project, which… Continue reading Art Appreciation
I don't always trust what I read on TripAdvisor, but I do consult it when traveling. The Scout is busy in Sebastopol, CA this weekend, and I was curious what TripAdvisor would say about this bastion of all things local, organic and yummy. We drove out to Wild Flour Bakery in Freestone, and yes, the scones… Continue reading Sonoma County: Freestone and Bodega
I have known for a long time that the previous owner of my house was also the owner of Lincoln Avenue Nursery. I stopped at the nursery once years ago on a rainy day, but I didn't stay to look around. Since then, I have driven up Lincoln Avenue about a zillion times thinking to… Continue reading Lincoln Avenue Nursery
First I found his collar in the backyard - "Lil' Rex" and a phone number. I returned the collar and met his owner who mentioned that all three of his cats, Lil' Rex, Big Tex, and Spanky, spent the majority of their time in our yard (which he dubbed "Shangri-la...for Cats." The Scout started feeding… Continue reading Lil’ Rex