My vintage movie queue

51-8212_lsmallI don’t know if your parents had stock answers to any of the questions that came up a lot during your childhood, but my parents certainly did. When I was growing up, whenever one the kids would ask about what movie we could watch, my dad’s answer was almost always, “I Was A Teenage Werewolf.”[More….]

Desert blooms

desert fauna orange If you’ve been here for any length of time you already know that el Guapo can take some lovely pictures. In addition to being beautiful in their own right, these blossoms represent a couple of other praiseworthy points of interest [More….]

Happy Anniversary!

Yesterday was my parents’ wedding anniversary. My husband pointed out to me this morning that while it’s a well established tradition to congratulate people on their birthdays, we generally do less of that regarding wedding anniversaries. This seems a little backwards. Making it to one’s next birthday (or “fulfilling the year”, from the Spanish) doesn’t usually require a lot of effort [More…]