Category Archives: Travels

Too much of a good thing…is wonderful!

Some of you may recognize the title of this post as a quote made famous by Liberace – one of Las Vegas’ greatest showmen of all time. Earlier this week, Chuck and I watched the HBO movie, “Behind the Candelabra”, about the … Continue reading

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The Scent of a Clove

As I was peeling three cloves of fresh garlic harvested from our garden to make a batch of hummus, it occurred to me that it must soon by time for the Annual Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California. I remember the first … Continue reading

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An Oasis for Folks and Fowl

Think of the word ‘oasis’ and it likely congers up images of small lakes amid vast hot and dry deserts – places where man and beast congregate around a source of fresh water in order to survive. There are many … Continue reading

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