March 2017

Off to St. Helens, Oregon via Portland

by carbonboy on March 21, 2017

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The view of Mount St. Helens was awesome, but the sun disappeared under dark clouds before I could get the camera to a good point of view. I had a great early dinner with stakeholders at the historic Higgins eatery in downtown Portland. A very busy day tomorrow and back to LA by sunset. Damn, […]

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Bye Bye Moo Cows

by carbonboy on March 20, 2017

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For decades, the area surrounding the Chino Airport had a bigger population of dairy cattle than people. These were not your idyllic dairy farms that I recall in Wisconsin, with rolling green pastures, sparsely populated with contented roaming Guernseys. Here in Chino, they are more like feedlots from hell. If you are a cow destined […]

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Green California!

by carbonboy on March 12, 2017

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The hills are alive with the sound of . . . green color. Best time in Southern California – a few weeks of green. Likely the best time in Death Valley as the desert flowers are in bloom. Road trip to the Inn at Furnace Creek seems in order. But when?

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First Day of Daylight Saving Time

by carbonboy on March 12, 2017

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First Day of the Year running the air conditioner! I love LA!

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Checking out the Competition

by carbonboy on March 5, 2017

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But for $800,000, I’d opt for an ocean sloop, fully crewed, with provisions for six months. But who am I to judge?

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