Ralphs in Granada Hills opened at 17020 Chatsworth Street in November 1959. The store opened with a four-day “International Song-Dance-Food Festival," featuring 250 folk dancers from 27 nations, the Tinkertown Train, Eddie Cletro and his band, and last but not least, Flippo the Clown. An hour-long live TV broadcast went out on the first evening on KHJ-TV. To top it off, there was a preview of the 1960 International Auto Show in the store’s parking lot. It is now home to a Walgreens…
See the best of Oregon on this awesome day trip to Toketee Falls and Umpqua Hot Springs. Located near Crater Lake National Park, just South of Bend this may be Oregon's most beautiful waterfalls. The hot springs are so relaxing!
Poppies are thrown into the fountain in Trafalgar Square to mark Armistice Day in London, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016. A commemoration service and two minute silence was held in the Square to mark a national day of remembrance.
#Trout Lake, #Yellowstone National Park, #Wyoming.This is about a mile hike so a short one found just past the Lamar Valley as you drive into Icebox Canyon. You can see the fish in the lake. This area is wolf, bear, cougar and moose habitat so be prepared, carry bear spray and be aware of your surroundings. It is a beautiful hike well worth the time.
April is... International Guitar Month, National Frog Month, National Garden Month, 4/1 – April Fool’s Day, 4/3 – Find-A-Rainbow Day, 4/8 – Zoo Lover’s Day, 4/18 – Pet Owner’s Day, 4/21 – Kindergarten Day, 4/22 – Earth Day, 4/23 – Home Run Day, 4/26 – Arbor Day, 4/26 – National Pretzel Day. Lots of crafts and recipes for the kids!
This amazing infographic from the UN Foundation condenses a lot of data into a compelling picture of what it will take to improve the quality of life for a billion women on earth. Health, clean drinking water, sanitation, education, the ability to meet their potential. So much to be done, and so many ways to do it!