Tag: California

  • Palm Springs 2016 (3/3)

    [Click here to read Day 1 or Day 2.] Day 3 On Thursday, we enjoyed a slow, peaceful morning on the patio before venturing out to explore the thrift shops and antique stores in Rancho Mirage. We didn’t buy much, but had a nice time anyway. We ended up in downtown Palm Springs at the end […]

  • Palm Springs 2016 (2/3)

    [Click here to read Day 1.] Day 2 Paul seemed to have no problem adjusting to the three hour difference between the time zones, but my body decided I needed to wake up every day by at least 4:30am — which was 7:30am back home. I dozed in bed or spent time on the internet each morning until […]

  • Palm Springs 2016 (1/3)

    Paul and I just got back from a lovely — albeit too short — trip to Palm Springs, California. Having $400 worth in travel vouchers about to expire prompted us to schedule the trip! Paul’s grandma lives out here during the winter, so we were thrilled to be able to visit and stay with her. What follows is […]

  • Trip to Cali PART 6:

    March 17-19 Our last few days: From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali Exploring the golf course some more… From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali Eating lunch at The Willows country club.  What a menu! From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali Fresh lemonade. From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali It’s nice to be outdoors! From 2008 […]

  • Trip to Cali PART 5: The Aerial Tram

    On 3/15, we drove to the Palm Springs Aerial Tram.   From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali It was a little bit of a drive… From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali I didn’t get very many good pictures on the way up the […]

  • Trip to Cali PART 4: Squeezing Oranges

    A STORY:  Squeezing Oranges One day, my hubby decided to make freshly squeezed orange juice.  I decided to help — mostly by taking pictures.   From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali We picked lots of oranges and tangerines.   From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali We brought them inside.   From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to […]

  • Trip to Cali PART 2: Airport, picking oranges, and shopping

    Here’s our first view of sunny California, outside the airport: From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali Let me tell ya, it’s love at first sight!!! From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali My hobby is reaching to pick an orange. From 2008 03/14-19 Trip to Cali And there it is!  He’s so proud.   From 2008 […]