To Live and Dine in L.A.

On a recent trip to Southern California I had the opportunity to visit a seaside restaurant  on Pacific Coast Highway that is a Los Angeles institution. It’s famous for fresh seafood, and while not a fish lover, I can deal with the kind of fish that...

One Man’s Junk …

…is another man’s (or woman’s) treasure. I think that’s how the adage goes. We found that out a week ago Saturday when we had a garage sale. I’d gone wild posting notices from Woodland to Kamas to Midway to Heber to Park City. “If...

Mathematically Speaking

Carole and Lynne are the same age. Marilyn’s age is 1/3 of the sum of Carole’s age and Lynne’s age. If the sum of their ages is 48, how old is Marilyn? A) 24 B) 15 C) 12 D) 10 E) 22  (Answer below) Did this problem give you a thrill of challenge or a...

Any Girl Scouts Out There?

“Be Prepared.”  That’s the Girl Scout motto, and for the five and a half minutes I counted myself among their ranks, I strove to be just that. I’m kidding, of course, I lasted longer than five minutes. I went to meetings for a year or two and...

Cry Me a River

Yesterday I overheard a thought-provoking conversation. First, let me clarify. I was riding  on a ski lift with two high school students, and it was hard not to listen, in such close proximity. The young lady was telling her companion an amazing story, and I was...

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