President Elect Barack Obama

OK really I am in shock. I cannot believe I am not dreaming?!?!? and I do believe that this represents HOPE and perhaps some progress for the country and the planet…may all of us stay awake to all that’s going on around us and continue to express our thoughts to our government for peace and…

Carol Burnett

Last night Doug and I went to dinner at a lovely little Italian restaurant in Montecito and who should walk in?!?!? Carol Burnett !!! I freaked. Doug was worried I was going to run over to her table, but I patiently waited for them to be finished. When she and her friend were getting ready…

Polling Training in Santa Barbara, California

I signed up to work this years election. Today I went to the training session. Joseph Holland, County Clerk was there to give us a welcome talk. He said they are expecting a “tsunami of voters” this year. Perhaps 85% turn out. I find this whole process to be somewhat amazing and I am happy…