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CSA Boxes

My experience with CSA boxes
4.28.20
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Lawrence Wright’s Pandemic Book “End of October”

Too soon? A pandemic novel that feels too familiar
4.27.20

Covid Coping: Top Picks for Online Museum Resources for Families

It’s hard to sort through all the many resources on line, so why not start with a few of our best museums in the US. Here, curated for kids, are some choices for activities which are active and creative.

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4.25.20

Covid Coping: Birdwatching

It’s been so quiet during the pandemic that I wake up to birdsong and am comforted by the busy sounds all day long. At my home office desk, I can turn and see hummingbirds and towhees flitting into the bushes …

4.25.20

2020 Goals: The Backbone Trail

After living in Los Angeles for over 30 years, I only recently learned about the Backbone Trail (BBT), a magnificent 67 mile trail that connects ridge lines from Will Rogers to Point Magu. In January, a group of friends hiked …

3.23.20

Books for Quarantining

Looking for some reading to take you through the COVID-19 quarantine?
3.22.20

LEARN: Julie Mehretu at LACMA

File this under things you can do during the COVID-19 quarantine – relax into this expanse of extra time, and learn about an artist you might not know: Julie Mehretu, whose mid-career retrospective at LACMA, has been noted as …

3.22.20
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Fantastic Fungi

One of the best docs of the past year, great for inspiring some science love in your household
3.20.20
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Giving Back: Dine11

A brilliant nonprofit born of the crisis helps hospital workers and your favorite restaurants
3.1.20