CHILLIN’ WITH THE TURTLES AT CALTECH: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 49 (11.4.12)

I am currently participating in the NaNoWriMo challenge (National Novel Writing Month).  This morning, they had planned a gathering for the Los Angeles NaNoWriMos at a Library at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).  The only stipulation was you had to arrive between 10-10:30am.  With Daylight Savings ending, you would think that would be a … Continue reading CHILLIN’ WITH THE TURTLES AT CALTECH: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 49 (11.4.12)

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATION PICTURES: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 48 (11.3.12)

On Saturday, I took the Metro down to Union Station and headed over to the Dia De Los Muertos celebration on Olvera Street.  I have always been told by Los Angeles natives that Olvera is the place to be on The Day of the Dead and they were absolutely correct.  The elaborate tributes, the costumes, … Continue reading DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATION PICTURES: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 48 (11.3.12)

LEARNING HOW TO GHOST HUNT IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 44 (10.30.12)

Tonight I went to a book signing at Vroman’s Bookstore on Colorado in Pasadena.  I have been to book signing’s before but this was the first books signing I have been to where the book focuses on the Paranormal and the author is a Psychic Medium Ghost Hunter.  The book is entitled “Ghosthunting in Southern … Continue reading LEARNING HOW TO GHOST HUNT IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: PERSONAL CHALLENGE, DAY 44 (10.30.12)

Saturday Shawarma: Personal Challenge, Day 41 (10.27.12)

With a busy Saturday filled with activity, my personal challenge to try something new was once again focused on food.  My morning and early afternoon plans revolved around finishing my Zombie prom queen costume for my friends’ annual Halloween bash. I had just finished my costume when my friend TJ arrived.  We had made plans … Continue reading Saturday Shawarma: Personal Challenge, Day 41 (10.27.12)

Scaring Up A Good Time In Old Town Pasadena: Personal Challenge, Day 39 (10.25.12)

On my birthday, my friend Ida and I went through the Old Town Haunt in Pasadena.  We were only about 20 feet into the basement when we asked if we could volunteer to work in the Haunt.  They told us to ask the man out front after the maze.  So we did and he said we … Continue reading Scaring Up A Good Time In Old Town Pasadena: Personal Challenge, Day 39 (10.25.12)