Random Goofiness · Tourism Adventures

Good Old Friends and Complete Silliness

What happens when you put a family of five into an SUV for thirty hours of nearly straight-through driving to visit their old friends and attend the Rose Bowl? They have fun. We helped our old friends get their wiggles out by putting them through our Tourist Treatment, specially constructed for Hoosiers. You get some… Continue reading Good Old Friends and Complete Silliness

Food and Drink · Tourism Adventures

SoNo Fest- Chili Tasting Meets School Fundraiser

And the Genius Award in the category of Fundraising goes to (drumroll)... The Originators of The SoNo Fest and Chili Cook Off Fundraiser for McKinley Elementary School in San Diego. The South Park/North Park community has a gold mine here. You buy your little sampler pottery bowl for $20 and get to taste five chilis. Want more?… Continue reading SoNo Fest- Chili Tasting Meets School Fundraiser

Food and Drink

From “Ew. Beer.” to “Mmm… Decisions, decisions… Nut Brown Ale or Stout?”

I swear I am not repeating my adventures, but we did go back to Alesmith Brewing Company last night with Al and Angie, two of our favorite people on the face of the earth. These friends from our old parish in Indiana now have both of their kids off to college. If I can make… Continue reading From “Ew. Beer.” to “Mmm… Decisions, decisions… Nut Brown Ale or Stout?”

Food and Drink · Tourism Adventures

Girls’ Day Out #2- Frutilandia and more!

In June I went exploring Liberty Station with one of my most favorite friends- two moms on the loose having a lot of fun! Six months is way too long to wait. Time for another "field trip," this time with Dee Dee and Suzanne, friends from our church's Bunco Club. Incidentally, Bunco Club needs to be… Continue reading Girls’ Day Out #2- Frutilandia and more!