Suburban Wildlife

It's not a pterodactyl, it's a barn owl

I don’t usually create memes, but when I do, they are old school and make my children roll their eyes. Anyone else hear the screeching of the barn owl at dusk around these parts?

Twas the Night Before School Starts

westward beach sunset

Twas the night before school starts, and all through the house… We were sweating our butts off so we piled into the car and headed for the beach. It’s something of a tradition in our family, that I bully everyone into motion and we all drive out to the beach, where they have so much […]

The Great Race of Agoura 2020

If a woman runs a cancelled 5K during a pandemic, did it really happen? Running a 5K is no small challenge for me. I hate running. Every step of the way, I think to myself “Why am I doing this?” which is why I listen to podcasts or audiobooks during my training runs to take […]

Better Than Measure V

sticker design with american flag

TL;DR: I am voting NO on Measure V. Of course I support repairs and upgrades for our school facilities and to help our kids, however, not the way Measure V is written. I encourage all stakeholders to pay closer attention and to read the fine print. Our LVUSD ¬†students need us to pay attention. If […]