Monthly Archives: October 2016

Santa Catalina Island, part 2

Continuing my story from yesterday, Brian & I spent our last day inland. A thirty-minute stroll from Avalon City center is the Wrigley Memorial & Botanical Gardens. The memorial honors the memory of William Wrigley Jr., the chewing gum giant. … Continue reading

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Santa Catalina Island, part 1

A couple of weeks ago we were on this lovely island, attending the annual Jazz Festival that took place in the iconic Casino building you see here. This is only the second time we’ve attended this annual event, but thoroughly … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Figgy With It

Our fig tree is 10 years old now. It took 4 years before it started bearing fruit. Since then we have had a decent harvest every year…except this year. We actually have lots of figs on the tree…unripe ones that … Continue reading

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