Bah! Humbug! For days, the words of irritation and disgust just kept echoing in my head at the oddest of times. Was I being haunted by old Ebenezer himself? What was this? Did I too believe that Christmas was a fraud?
Now that holiday shopping is in full throttle, it's time to ask that computer-age old question: Just how many Apple products does a household need?
There are sunsets and then there are Montage sunsets.
It's a chore, Christmas.
Ahoy! My radar is showing that Thanksgiving is closing in fast, and I cannot believe a year has sailed by already. Also, the day after Thanksgiving is the infamous Black Friday, when I batten down the hatches as the crazed holiday shoppers attack the retail stores and sometimes each other.
Do you have a friend, aunt, mother, cousin, sister or spouse who is suffering from sweats, flushes, vaginal dryness, exhaustion and the mental fogginess that comes with falling hormones during menopause? Could this be you?
Going back at least 50 years, all Laguna Beach city projects have had one common denominator: pain.
Now that our community has opined that we don't want more cars circulating through our fair city, how do we make that a reality?
It dawned on me about halfway through Sunday, sitting on kid chairs at the Laguna Art Museum and watching the children try to make clay pots: I never had art and nature.
Wherever you go, there you are. — Jon Kabat-Zinn
Ahoy! "The war to end all wars" ended Nov. 11, 1918, when Germany signed the armistice agreement and surrendered to the Allies on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. The war didn't offically end until June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of Versailles was signed in France.
The Laguna Beach City Council voted Tuesday to purchase the property adjacent to the Village Entrance project for $5.3 million.
When there are so many disparate plans and elements governing a city's management, one needs a machete to hack through the morass.
Every so often, you have a luminous, fantastical dream that rekindles your faith in adventure.
If former Laguna Beach Mayor Bob Gentry had it to do over again, with the firestorm whipping around his Mystic Hills house 20 years ago, he would not change anything.
My memories of the Laguna firestorm of 1993 are still vivid, 20 years later.