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Saving Christmas; part 1…

Well, I am back in the San Francisco Bay Area again, and there is a long story behind this trip. But the main point of this adventure is to save Christmas for my family. We haven’t had Christmas yet. Our … Continue reading

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A Recycled Christmas… part 4…

Of course I make it all about me… that’s what I do… But don’t worry… there is other stuff too… Because Christmas is all about elves… And funny Lord Of The Rings tie-ins… And labor disputes… wait, do elves even … Continue reading

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Well, these are almost the last of the photos from my recent adventure to the Bay Area…

I will have a post or two of the sunset photos I took from the Berkeley Hills, of the sun setting over San Francisco. And some pictures of the city itself. I don’t know what those are called. Cat Tails? … Continue reading

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More random photos from my long drive in a motor home to socially-distant visit my 97-year-old-mom in the San Francisco Bay Area, so we can wrap this thing up…

A turkey taking a walk. A weird squirrel I met in the Berkeley Rose garden… what does he have in his mouth? It looks like the stuffing from a plush animal doll. Is he building a nest? Is he a … Continue reading

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The garden where I played as a child…

The old plum tree on the top level of our backyard. Every year, mom would say “don’t eat too many plums” and every year at least two of us, my three brothers and I, would get tummy aches… or worse. … Continue reading

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That was a really long drive in a motor home just to see some birds and flowers…

Wait, what? That is just plain rude! Simmer down, I was just kidding. I get to see my mom and another of my brothers, and the Bay Area, and maybe some old friends… but I did have to drive through … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 3…

Hey, you’re that blog guy. Wait, don’t take my picture by the stupid bird feeder. Wait, hold on, I’m not ready yet. How’s that? I’m trying to look thoughtful. Fierce and determined, that is a good look for me, right? … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 2…

Hey, if you are going to put pictures of me on your blog, tell people I am a Golden Crown Sparrow. Look, can you see my golden crown? Get a good picture of that. I think this is my best … Continue reading

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Brief moments in the lives of birds; in my mom’s garden… part 1…

Oh yeah! I got a big seed! Oh man, I dropped my seed. I got a tiny seed! I love seeds. I dropped my seed. Stupid seeds!

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Son of a beach!!!… part 2… also, the final part…

Whooooo!!! Wheeeee! The paddle board guy had some real advantages. The board is bigger and more buoyant. He could use the paddle for balance. And keep going when the wave died out. Wait… is that guy running on water? Small … Continue reading

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