“The table is a meeting place, a gathering ground, the source of sustenance and nourishment, festivity, safety, and satisfaction. A person cooking is a person giving: Even the simplest food is a gift.” ~ Laurie Colwin All the Food Prepare yourselves, if you are hungry GO get a snack. If you are NOT hungry STILL go get a snack. This post ….
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“The ocean is a central image. It is the symbolism of a great journey.” ~ Enya Impromptu Trip I have teased and teased and hinted and NOW (finally!) here is my post about my Nantucket getaway. Before I left for San Diego, my cousin and I had talked about a somewhat coastal trip over the Fourth. Originally we had planned ….
“It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” Ernie Harwell Breakfast Republic Monday dawned way to early and with it the last few hours in San Diego. We decided to go back to Breakfast Republic and guys I didn’t think it was possible, BUT it was ….
“I go to the ocean to calm down, to reconnect with the creator, to just be happy.” ~ Nnedi Okorafor Our Last Day! There was still so much to see and do from Balboa Park to the San Diego Zoo, but both Sarah and I loved Coronado immensely and despite the temperamentalness of the San Diego weather the day before, ….
“The ocean is a mighty harmonist.” ~ William Wordsworth Most Favorite-ist Place If I had to pick a favorite place in San Diego it would have to be Coronado. As a history and royal buff, I had heard of this resort town and the rumored connection between Wallis Simpson and the Prince of Wales at the Hotel Del. After reading ….
We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came. John F. Kennedy Annual Birthday Sail It has become an annual tradition that around my birthday I go sailing. It began with my mertwin and I about five years ….
“Water is the softest of all things, yet it is the most powerful. The ocean patiently allows all things to flow into it. It is always flexible. The Tao is not about grasping, but allowing, like water.” ~ Wayne Dyer Jake and Eggs I got up early Friday Morning and hit the gym before we headed to Ocean Beach for ….
“Every time I slip into the ocean, it’s like going home.” Sylvia Earle Thursday Morning Despite a delicious meal or because of it I decided to hit the gym before we headed to our days destination: La Jolla. The gym was well equipped with a wide variety of up to date exercise equipment which actually made it fun to work ….
“There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.” ~ William Barclay Mister A’s After Sarah and I got glammed up and snapped a few hundred pics, we hopped in an Uber to take us to Mister A’s, which as we found out as our trip went on, ….
“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” ~ Voltaire It’s My Birthday Thanks to the time change, and the fact that even on vacay, I am an early morning riser, I awoke before it should be made legal. Despite the early hour on the West Coast, I ….