This is one of those blogs that are difficult to create and read… But, I feel that it’s a timely topic. Each year, more than 795,000 people die of strokes. And, because I’ve lost family members to this illness, I felt it was information I wanted to share. My Dad died after having a stroke…

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If you follow us at all you know that we just returned from a two week National Park Road Trip with Missy K. We do this every year with her and it’s just a special time. So, you’re thinking “what could happen?” Rosanna has time with her granddaughter…. Well, with our new and exciting “Masks…

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Each year we take our granddaughter (aka Missy K) on a National Park road trip.  It’s a great way to see the US and also to hear about what she is doing in lessons, school and socially (this gets scary every once in a while….see earlier photo of her with BLUE hair!!). This year we…

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For Father’s Day, the Santa Barbara clan gave The Good Doctor some Olive Oil from an Italian sustainable olive grove along with a certificate to adopt an Olive Tree.  I know that there are some healthy benefits to using Extra Virgin Olive Oil -EVOO- but was unsure as to what they exactly were.  The Mediterranean…

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I don’t think it takes anyone by surprise that travel is one of my favorite things to do. But, definitely NOT in the cards in today’s reality of hunkering down and staying home until this Corona Virus challenge resolves. So…….I thought it might be fun to share some of my favorite spots in a bit…

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