12 Years of Blogging! — Mitra Cline, Artist

Wow! I’m celebrating 12 years of blogging on WordPress. In 2009 I started a blog out of frustration with life circumstances. Can you resonate with looking for someone (including yourself) who can genuinely appreciate creative efforts? My desire to reach out to the internet was in the hopes of finding help and helping myself too! By […]

12 Years of Blogging! — Mitra Cline, Artist

The 5 Majestic + Mysterious Islands off of Ventura, California — Leverage Ambition

Anacapa Island Waves and wind have eroded this five mile stretch of a volcanic spine towering three islets with sea cliffs, caves and natural bridges. With a distinct Chumash history, this set of islets boasts a lighthouse, giant coreopsis, sea birds, tide pools, and kelp forests. Santa Cruz Island The largest and most diverse park […]

The 5 Majestic + Mysterious Islands off of Ventura, California — Leverage Ambition

J.K. Mondol – Mondol Real Estate

DRE#00855824 COMFORT REAL ESTATE SERVICES “I have been selling and developing real estate in Southern California for over 40 years. Along with co-founding and operating Pacific Rim Realtors and Pacific Rim Commercial, the largest independent real estate chain in Ventura County for over a dozen years, I have also been fortunate to assist many luxury…


Here’s a few offshore fishing photos to wet your appetite. The fish in the ocean here get much bigger than the fish in these photos, so you will want to make sure you have the right gear for the type of fishing you are doing. The action of your rod and weight of line are…

♫ Ventura Highway ♫ — Filosofa’s Word

Released in 1972 by the band America, this was written by band member Dewey Bunnell, who says of the inspiration for the song … “It was 1963 when I was in seventh grade, we got a flat tire and we’re standing on the side of the road and I was staring at this highway sign. […]

♫ Ventura Highway ♫ — Filosofa’s Word

On the 38th Day They Played — ride on sister

We played music, we sang, we created, and we hiked on Santa Cruz Island. This is one of eight of the Channel Islands off the coast of southern California. Why not, it was our 4th day off the bicycles and we like to have fun! The day before, we stopped for a couple hours in […]

On the 38th Day They Played — ride on sister