Small Family Gathering

Family Get-Together

A few of us got together at Arlyn and Lynn’s house in Ojai for some great food (from Wood Ranch) and conversation. Met some relatives we hadn’t seen in years, make that decades! The evening was too short – isn’t it always when you’re having a good time? Looking forward to the next get-together, whenever…
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Tile Monthly Magazine 2010

Tile Monthly

I want to pass along some news about a new website called Tile Monthly that might be of interest to people contemplating doing their own ceramic tile work, or hiring it done. Call it a shameless plug if you like, but I think you’ll find this information more than valuable. Years ago, when researching ceramic…
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Cycling 2009

Stan Johnson Custom Frame: All Original Dura-Ace 6 Speed

One of my favorite short ride hills, Dennison Grade is as easy or as hard as you want to make it. An elevation gain of 400+ feet in just a little over a mile makes Dennison just right for putting some hurt to the legs. And, the grade has a series of sweeping turns that…
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Site Updates

As you can see, we are putting up new material just about every day – NOT! Lately, our time has been spent building and keeping other web sites updated, for both paying and pro bono customers and friends. We have updated the site software to the latest WordPress version, and the theme is none other…
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Emma’s 85th Birthday Celebration

More than 40 family members from around the country came to Ventura to gather and help the family matriarch, Emma Brennan, celebrate her 85 years of life. We were just one of the group of folks taking photos of an event that saw folks from all over California, Oregon, Wyoming, Massachusetts, and Arizona. We’ve put…
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