Facebook, Second Chances, and Love

April 9th was the 6th year anniversary of our first date. Read more for the whole story! After living in San Diego my whole life, I married young at age 20 to a young man who was from Northern California and ended up moving there. After 17 years we divorced and a few years later …

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Photography 101: Connecting in Leisure

Leisure connections are vitally important to the human condition. Regardless of our hobbies, pastimes and interests that bring us happiness or challenges, the friendships and human connections we make with one another as we partake in these activities ultimately help create communities. When you join a club, you now belong to a community of like-minded …

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Perspectives On…Photos of Home, My Leisure Spaces

This is the kick-off blog for Photography 101. The subject is "home."  The following images embody my versions of home. The beach at La Jolla Shores is where I spend most summer weekends while growing up in the San Diego area. Nothing (except the next image) says home more to me than this world-renowned leisure …

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Perspectives On…Lost Whales!

“Delta Dawn, what’s that flower you have on?...lyrics from an old song from the 1970s sung by Helen Reddy. The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is home to water sports such as boating, fishing, windsurfing and kite boarding. The infamous delta breeze blows through here all summer due to a climactic change in air temperature. As …

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