I am grumpy today about the oil spill off Refugio beach near Santa Barbara. I was just there and, you probably know, I find oil companies disgraceful (yes, I still drive- hypocrite that I am). Sometimes when I'm in these moods I find that thinking of my trips- and my wife, my children and grandchildren-put things in perspective and get me out of my funk. Today, I have posted the pics and narrative from my last trip up in central California under Trip Reviews (check them out- pretty cool). I enjoyed that but while going through those pictures I saw some I took the other day that make me a very happy man- my daughter. Perhaps you'll find these enjoyable too,. I can't begin to express how much I love that kid- she's beautiful, sweet, wise, clever, funny, interesting and calm. She is just a remarkable girl and the apple of her father's eye. I don't know how I managed to be so blessed. Here's Lilly...
This will mostly be a journal of my travels. I may include other items that interest me. Feel free to join in.