Santa Barbara

A New Dawn

Such a beautiful morning and the beginning of a new fresh start This photo was taken near the end of the year. For some reason this morning felt different than past mornings for several months. I felt very calm… I had no real agenda today during my daily walk on the beach. Even though a …

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Bye Bye Beach Oil

For the past few weeks, I’ve been watching the progress as the Curtin barge and crew have made progress towards cleaning up and capping the Treadwell and Northstar oil wells on the coast near Summerland. Although I’m not typically a person who watches ship activity, this was different. It gave me such a respect for …

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Happy Earth Day!

This day lets me reflect on why I love to get out and enjoy quiet places … especially at the beginning of the day. Today – and this point in time gives us opportunity to slow down, and appreciate the simple things and how our awesome planet gives us hope for the future. I am …

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