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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Halloween Decoration Inspirations

Another Halloween post in a week?!  Well, this is the same Halloween decorating project I showed you in last week's post .  Why again you ask?    The answer is simple:  I snap with a little point and shoot camera which must fit in my jean pockets or pics... Read more

Halloween Decorating Extravaganza!

"When witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, tis near Halloween".

Halloween is a holiday loved by children and adults alike.  It's a great reason for everyone to dress up and play out life like their favorite, crazy character - pirate wenches, Disney princesses and Angry Birds will be seen in towns from coast to coast.   In 2011, 1 billion was spent on kids costumes, 1.21 billion... Read more

Fall Road Trip to the Santa Ynez Valley

Oh, the lovely Santa Ynez Valley - how close you are but yet so seemingly far away!   We took the short 30 minute drive over the scenic San Marcos Pass leaving Santa Barbara, its beaches, palm trees and red tiled roofs in the distance.  When you descend from the pass and hit the valley you are entering into a different world and landscape surrounded by ranches, vineyards, oak trees and sagebrush.

This... Read more