Archive for December 3rd, 2011


My power came back on last night at about 11 pm.  I was lucky, I only lost a fridge full of food and a small tree.  Many lost cars, homes, and beautiful large trees.  Much of my town Sierra Madre is still without power, for some reason the little canyon section I am in had its power restored.

Its amazing how much we count on technology. I had my laptop charged, my mifi and my phone and a big lantern and I was all set.  Web, Facebook, blogs, I was able to conduct business as usual. Oh and don’t forget the glass of wine and sleeping dog.

portrait of a power outage

Foothill blvd Arcadia from the drivers seat

Sierra Madre, street completely blocked



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