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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Our favorite Mexican food in Orange County.


Reactions to “Writing About Your Life: A Journey into the Past” by William Zinsser


Writing About Your Life: A Journey into the Past by William Knowlton Zinsser My rating: 5 of 5 stars The wonderful, eminently useful brilliance we expect from Zinsser. Warm, revealing, to the point – by telling his own story, Zinsser shows others how they can tell theirs. To that end, this book is not quite […]

Reactions to “Roadfood: The Coast-to-Coast Guide to 800 of the Best Barbecue Joints, Lobster Shacks, Ice Cream Parlors, Highway Diners, and Much, Much More” by Jane & Michael Stern


Roadfood by Jane Stern My rating: 4 of 5 stars The grandfather of one of the great culinary movements – progenitor of all sorts of media, such as “Diners, Drive-ins and Dives” – but even the most recent edition is a little long in the tooth. This kind of guidebook is almost irrelevant in the […]

Love the spirit of the Fillmore.


Morning in Pacifica.


The beach.