Knock, Knock! Who’s There?

Winter! Yesterday I was on my way to Safeway when I noticed the change: the hills are definitely beginning to turn green. The bay area is probably not unique in this regard, but I’ve never lived in an area that greened during the rainy winter season with fewer hours of daylight but turned dry and brown during the longer days… Continue reading

Help, I’m Melting…

Today was the hottest day on record in LA:  113º!  It even reach 100º here in Manhattan Beach.  I had to turn on the air conditioning!  Thank god we don’t have humidity, or I certainly would be a puddle now.… Continue reading