Santa Ana, California (January 2005) Santa Ana Zoo - "Siskiyou," our Bald Eagle friend at the Santa Ana Zoo. May your spirit fly forever free. 1982-2007. The new Bald Eagle "Spirit," who comes to Santa Ana from a rehabilitation facility in Alaska due to a wing injury, arrived at the zoo in 2009.
Long Beach, California (April 2010) The Pike - View from the Pike boardwalk with the RMS Queen Mary in the background. May 27, 1936: The Queen Mary departs Southampton at 4:33 p.m. on her maiden voyage, arriving in at Cherbourg, France at 8:47 p.m.
Easter to me is more than the pretty eggs we hide for our granddaughter, although it is fun to watch her running around trying to be the first to find the hidden treasures. When the eggs lay empty around her feet my mind returns to the most important aspect of this day - my faith. I hope everyone has a very blessed day. He is risen!
Long Beach, California (July 2006) Rancho Los Alamitos Ranch House - Dating from the year 1806, the ranch house is one of the oldest adobe-built houses in California. The 7.5 acres is comprised of six agricultural buildings (including a working blacksmith shop), four acres of award-winning gardens, and a adobe ranch house. The barn area is home to a number of farm animals such as draft horses, sheep, goats, pigs and chickens.