One of my 2018 resolutions this year is to hike all 53 miles of Griffith Park’s official trails. … Read More 53 Miles
I recently had the chance to take crashed a private tour of the Watts Towers Cultural Center with a friend. My friend was kind enough to invite me when he was invited to visit the historic site. Prior to the visit, I had only really looked at the Watts Towers structure and admired the bright… Read More Watts Up! Community Is Rich with Food For the Soul and the Tummy
REI told the world (or at least Americans) that they would be closing their stores the day after Thanksgiving and that people should #optoutside instead of shopping. According to my Facebook feed, we needed this reminder and we listened. Perhaps the 405, the 101, the 5, et cetera deter us from going anywhere past our… Read More Exploring L.A.: 818 and 310/Pilar’s Thanksgiving Weekend
When I was 9 years old and was living back in the old country– the Philippines– I collected Tang UPC Codes. I collected Tang UPC codes because you could exchange them for a NASA Space Pen, the kind astronauts used. Collecting the codes required effort. My family lived in a small fishing town. We shopped at… Read More The Randomly Selected Ones
Just because they are fun!
Today, I rode the bus to work. I know it’s not earth-shattering, but it’s a bit of a change for me and big news in my world. The last time I rode the bus was during Carmageddon I, to a pub crawl. And the time before that, I rode the bus to the second CicLAVia.… Read More Got On The Bus!