Monday, November 25, 2013
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
|Pie n' Burger in Pasadena has some mean burgers and delicious homemade pumpkin pie.|
|a favorite thrifted purse|
|awesome old BBQ sign in Yarnell, AZ.|
|golden trees in Prescott, AZ|
|antique shopping in Prescott, AZ.|
|Pete's new baby|
This past weekend, Pete & I drove out to Prescott, Arizona, where we experienced beautiful fall foliage and weather! (Maybe if we had a proper fall in Southern California, folks wouldn’t be trying to bring on Christmas so prematurely. God help me, the employees at Starbucks are dressed like elves!) We drove out to be with Ma for her birthday. But it was really more like my birthday because Ma took me to all the thrift stores around town, and accompanied me on my mad whirl through the many antique shops in the town square. Towards the end of our shopping spree, poor Ma got hit with some major allergies - her right eye swollen, gooey, and red. I guess Pete ain’t the only one to be allergic to my lifestyle, but he & his ma are both good sports. And I scored some really neat finds that I’ll have to show you another time. Oh, and it looks like I’m officially a motorcycle mama, as Pete bought himself a new ride (with a seat for me) while we were out in Arizona. Now, what in the heck am I gonna wear?
Well friends, I hope you are enjoying yourselves. If you live in Southern California and like roots music, be sure to check out the Long Beach Folk Revival Festival this Saturday, where I will be selling vintage, and which is sure to be a rollicking good time.
“Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.”
-- Dalai Lama XIV