Last Sunday I included the 1/4 mile long walk out to the end of the pier in my walk. When I got to the end of the pier, I saw this sign. What a great San Clemente moment. So special. Of course, then my mind started going. Every woman I passed, I wondered if she […]
Some would call me an avid hiker. I’ve summited the major peaks in southern California: San Jacinto, San Gorgonio, Baldy. Last April I was one of if not the first 40 something-year-old woman to hike the Trans-Catalina Trail. The thing is, I don’t feel like I’m a die-hard hiker as some call me. Sometimes I […]
Today I ventured out of San Clemente and drove down to Carlsbad to have lunch with Jeff, his grandmother and his daughter, Bethany. Three generations of Hesters in one room. That’s either very scary or very wonderful. Actually, it was very wonderful.
Have you ever wondered what would make a person run for mayor or city council? I sat down with Lori Donchak, San Clemente City Council candidate, and asked about her motivations. I was suprised by what she told me.
I live close to Starbucks. Most mornings when I walk to get my Skinny Vanilla Latte, I pass this awesome green motorcycle parked outside. It has poetry, people’s signatures, Tinkerbell and pinups. I often photograph the bike and wonder who puts so much love and care into this magnificent piece. Last Saturday when I was […]