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Jared Jacobsen at Spreckels

I went to the Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park, home to the largest outdoor organ consisting of over 5,000 pipes, some 32 feet long and comprising 80 ranks. This organ was donated from the Spreckels brothers in 1915 for the … Continue reading

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Hawaii and Headlights 

Caleb enjoyed the morning to himself and woke me eventually. I’m usually the one raring to go. I ask if he’s going to grab his four beers, but someone pilfered three, so he’s leaving the last one. We stop at … Continue reading

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Practicing Selfies by the Dead Sea

I woke up at 7am to Julie’s snoring and rolling over wouldn’t help so I shut the door on the room we were in and went to the couch till 10am when she would wake me. Neither of us wanted … Continue reading

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A Detour in Utah

Before we left, Jessi suggested we go see Goblin Valley State Park. From where we slept we will have to go back north 14 miles to go over the mountains where the view along the drive is worth it alone. … Continue reading

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The 30th Day of the 5th Month

Caleb got an email last night letting us know the dogs’ itinerary. They will be kennelled for two days and then arrive a day after us. It dampened my mood, but the hour-long conversation before bed cheered me up – … Continue reading

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