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1499-Salvation Mountain – Salton Sea, CA

Salvation Mountain is located in the lower desert of Southern California in Imperial County just east of the Salton Sea and about a hour and a half from Palm Springs. Salvation Mountain is Leonard’s Knight’s tribute to God and his [...]

September 29, 2017 Anza Borrego, California

1498-East Jesus – Salton Sea, CA

East Jesus is an experimental, habitable, extensible artwork in progress since 2006 begun by the late Charles Stephen Russell in Slab City, California. The inhabitants of East Jesus and offsite members provide a refuge for artists, musicians, survivalists, writers, scientists, [...]

September 29, 2017 Anza Borrego, California

1497-Sculptures – Borrego Springs, CA

Elephants, a herd of wild stallions, dragons, sloths, and a huge eagle sitting in the middle of the desert? If you think that’s nuts, then you are in Borrego Springs, CA. Galleta Meadows is a sculpture environment replicating the creatures [...]

September 29, 2017 Anza Borrego, California

1496-Roller Derby – Mission Viejo, CA

Who knew it, but I guess I’m into women’s flat track roller derby. When I was living in Alaska, several of my students were on the Anchorage team so as any red-blooded male, I attended several times to see woman [...]

September 29, 2017 California, Southern California

1491-Moorten’s Desert Gardens – Palm Springs, CA

Janine and I visited Moorten’s cactus garden in Palm Springs, CA. I heard about the garden on a television show and took a note. The garden included cactus from all over the world and featured the only cactarium (an indoor [...]

July 29, 2017 California, Mohave Desert, US Travel

1489-Moto Camping

Went to a weekend off-road motorcycle training class. Did a little camping with the boys and learned a lot about riding safe. I have not been around this much testosterone in a while. I guess i was good for me. [...]

June 10, 2017 California

1484-Street People

We live at the beach in South Orange County, CA where there is a small homeless population. One of their own left this monument to a friend. I thought it was a rather moving testament. [...]

June 10, 2017 California, Crazy Stuff

1476-Peterson Auto Museum – Los Angeles, CA

The Peterson Auto Museum In Los Angeles is one of the finest collections of historical automobiles in the world. Every few months they have a special feature collection. My visit featured the cars of Bugatti. Other smaller collections included cars [...]

June 3, 2017 Southern California, US Travel

1475-Bugatti – Peterson Auto Museum

This month at the Peterson Auto Museum in Los Angeles the history of Bugatti automobile was presented in the main showrooms. Every historical model that the Bugatti family designed was on display along with the latest models including the $3 [...]

June 3, 2017 California, Southern California, US Travel

1474-Cars of the Future – Peterson Auto Museum

Cars of the future – I’m game. These iconic cars at the Peterson Auto Museum in Los Angeles represent auto designer’s dreams of the future as well as back to the future. From cars from the fifties to the latest [...]

June 3, 2017 Southern California, US Travel