Tag Archives: California

A Coke in Mississippi

Posted on June 23, 2017

A buddy of mine from California saw a map online that showed how much money per hour a person needs to earn in order to afford rent in their state. California is one of the more expensive states and he wondered if he’d have to move. I’m familiar with his economic situation, so I told Continue Reading »

Drive Safely in Dense Fog

Posted on October 20, 2015

I recently got an email from State Farm Insurance titled “Drive Safely in Dense Fog”. Here’s a link to their tips. It reminded me of the scariest moment I had driving in fog, across the Richmond San Rafael Bridge over San Francisco Bay. It was so thick that the street lights on the bridge made Continue Reading »

Happy Birthday Duke Kahanamoku – Inventor of Surfing

Posted on August 24, 2015

Duke Kahanamoku didn’t actually invent surfing, but he brought the sport from Hawaii to Australia and the US.  A champion swimmer, Duke traveled the world giving swimming exhibitions. But his true love was surfing and thanks largely to his efforts, the sport became quite popular. You can honor Duke’s birthday with a great Hawaiian shirt from Continue Reading »