September 3, 2013
Ah, is there anything that says America (or, in some cases, AMURCA!) like a county fair?
The Orange County Fair is smaller than the LA County Fair, but it happens earlier in the year and they will still deep fry, smoke, or chocolate-cover nearly anything.
September 2, 2013
I keep reading things all over the internet about it being the end of summer. Well, from where I sit, with broken air conditioning that is blowing ineffectually into my still-sweltering apartment, and a weather forecast that says it’s going to be in the upper 80’s-lower 90’s all week, for me to deal with slots on line with such heat is not good, it still feels like we’re smack dab in the middle of summer to me.
Now that we’re agreed that we still have weeks of summer left to go, let’s discuss how we’ll be cooling down. I suggest this watermelon-and-champagne concoction that could alternatively be called a spritzer or a sparkling cocktail, but I’ve decided to call an agua fresca mimosa. Fizzy and pink and cold cold cold, I would drink this every day if I could without being overly boozed up at the workplace.
September 1, 2013
Here is a bit more from the Getty Villa. It’s one of those places where it’s hard for me to put my camera away.