Dedicated to the common edible weeds that I find around me in the urban neighborhoods of the greater Los Angeles area.
Everything your son needs for his GuySpace
These are the kinds of gifts that would be most appreciated by families who are going through tough financial times.
Here's a top 10 list of songs Al has written from no other inspiration but his own.
Here are the simple steps for dressing as Earl and Randy Hickey.
Looking for Halloween costume ideas for your sons? From toddlers to teens, you'll find cool ideas here for costumes that you can either make yourself or buy ready-made.
An old Doritos flavor makes a comeback. Or does it?
Information about Stepmothers Day and ideas about how to observe the holiday and show appreciation for a special stepmom.
Get into the groove this Christmas with the best R&B, blues, and soul songs for the holidays!
My paternal grandmother, Tiny Alexander, was known for making the best sweet potato pies in Los Angeles. Thank goodness she shared her pie recipe with her daughter-in-law (my mother), who has since given it to me.
Personal stories and videos about toe fractures.
The riches of the black church music tradition in a book!
Devoted to Merkin Muffley, the fictional President of the United States portrayed by Peter Sellers in the 1964 Stanley Kubrick film Dr. Strangelove.
Devoted to General Buck Turgidson, the fictional head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff portrayed by George C. Scott in the 1964 Stanley Kubrick film Dr. Strangelove
Nettle-leaf goosefoot, is one of the low-profile members of the Amaranth family, the Chenopodiaceae.
The USC vs. UCLA game gets nationwide attention and spurs numerous celebratory activities here in Los Angeles. It's a week-long party for the students, alumni, and fans of two great colleges.
This is a snapshot of what was going on during the day (and year) of my birth -- October 24, 1964.
Some of my father's life story, with an emphasis on the parts that relate to the African-American experience. This is my contribution for Black History Month.
Read the story of how I locked myself out of my beloved VW Bug, and see if you can guess how we resolved the problem.
An easy recipe for a delicious low-carb Thanksgiving side dish
How do I want my computer activities to be handled if I die unexpectely?
The largely-true story of the misdemeanor that defined a generation.
A religious Easter play that you can do with only a few people.
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, originally published in 1951, is an uproarious set of short stories telling the romantic adventures of a young man attending the University of Minnesota.
Information, folklore, recipes, and resources -- all about the delicious, nutritious clover plant.
Fun facts and recipes, all about the dainty chickweed.
Information, recipes, folklore and fun, all about the wickedly fascinating stinging nettle plant.
Firsthand accounts of people's memories of that first car.
The Cherryholmes band is a group of gifted musicians, songwriters, and singers who also happen to be a nuclear family.
A guide to proper and polite use of the automobile horn.
Purslane facts and purslane recipes to bolster your appreciation of this virtuous wild plant.
Information, recipes, and fun facts about one of my favorite weeds, the sow thistle.
Information, recipes and fun, all related to the lovely dandelion.
Wood sorrel is one of my favorite edible wild plants. It's lemony taste is a great addition to a morning salad.
Facts, fun, and recipes, all about the common mallow plant.
This is a fan page devoted to the song "Moondance" by Van Morrison.
Can a fairy tale have a positive image of a stepmother? I think so!