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D. Z. Aikin’s Restaurant, San Diego, California…

SEPTEMBER 15, 2013

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Staging for the trip…saying good-bye….

SEPTEMBER 15, 2013 After our decision to hit the road for a couple years on our Adventure, there was still lots to do. Getting the accumulations of a lifetime moved and divided between our storage facility and the Motor Home was a daunting task. Florence and I thought this might take 3 or 4 days. … Continue reading »

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Leaving home…

AUGUST 27, 2013 Leaving our “Wise Old Owl Ranch” in Deerhorn Valley near San Diego wasn’t easy to do. It’s a beautiful spot. People ask: “What’s it like to live out there?” Here’s how I  describe it , as Summer fades, Fall approaches and our Journey is about to begin: “Just when you begin to … Continue reading »

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Leaving San Diego…memories since 1970

JULY 4, 2013. I CAME TO SAN DIEGO IN 1970, after graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara.  I decided to stay a while…and my stay turned out to be more than 43 years! Approaching graduation in Santa Barbara and not having any interest in getting a job just yet, I decided that … Continue reading »

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