Solo Palm Tree bright blue night sky with clouds.

LEAVING my CALIFORNIA HOME

This post about leaving home began in January and while it’s still the same theme, everything is different. Here’s the original, “We expect to be completely out of Orange County by late February and it’s finally sinking in. Though I lived in four other states growing up, Orange County California was always home. Even while…

Chicken Run complete!

Our luck continued, Crystal Cove had cancellation Friday and we got to stay in Cottage 40 on the beach next to the Los Trancos creek. Cottage 40 Old Crystal Cove then Gallery now information center across the creek from 40.   Raising the Martini flag. A tradition the Beachcomber continues today. Surveying our new shack.…