Health & Wellness Tips

October 27, 2023

We Are All Frankensteins!

Yes, you read it right. We are all Frankensteins! Our bodies are merely one large machine full of circuitry and electricity. Since practically 70% of our bodies are made up… Read More

September 23, 2023

Don’t Fall for It!

Not this fall. Today, September 23, is the fall equinox for 2023 when days and nights are of equal length. It can be anywhere between September 21 to September 24… Read More

August 30, 2023

A Co=Op Changed My Life

No, not coop, co-op. So what is a co-op?     In Ron’s case, we are talking about a purchasing co-op, a form of co-op very popular in the Depression,… Read More

July 29, 2023

Orange County’s Own Yellowstone

Watch Yellowstone? We have our own Yellowstone here in Orange County under the current name Rancho Mission Viejo. Originally called the Rancho Santa Margarita y Las Flores, the ranch stretched… Read More

June 22, 2023


    As many of you know, June 2 was National Donut Day. If you look closely, you can see us in line that morning at the local Krispy Kreme… Read More

May 30, 2023

A Tall Order

We went to Scottsdale earlier this month for a vacation week near our son, Hunter, who currently works there. Right down the street from our resort, on the busiest intersection… Read More

April 25, 2023


Donna was invited to her friend Natalie’s birthday celebration in Puerto Vallarta a few weeks ago. The trip sounded great, but the thought of having to drive her to always-a-nightmare… Read More

March 12, 2023

Red Leprechauns?

Bet ya didn’t know leprechauns were depicted wearing red instead of green until the late 19th and early 20th centuries when future Ireland was rebelling from England and wanted to… Read More

February 5, 2023

Well, Is It?

As Valentine’s Day approaches, maybe a little boxed candy talk is in order. Did you know American boxed chocolates of the brands many of us know started as husband and… Read More