Even though this fur is the oldest clothing on the planet, a tour of a fur auction is something most people have never seen.

So, how are we? How are the San Diego fires? We’re good, thank you for asking. The fires are pretty much done. As I write this at 1 PM, it’s 75 degrees with 30% humidity—moisture—in the air. By 11 PM tonight, that will rise to over 80%. A light, coolContinue Reading

Photo: Mike Blake, Reuters Today, 9 separate fires burned 9,200 acres in San Diego County. To put this in perspective, San Diego County covers over 4200 square miles, about 2.6 million acres. So these fires scorched about 0.35% of our County’s land, most on Camp Pendleton, a federal government militaryContinue Reading

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