Tio’s Tacos – Riverside, CA

Tio’s Tacos – Riverside, CA

I have lived in Riverside for a long time and I love Mexican food, so I’m not sure why it’s taken me so long to try Tio’s Tacos in Riverside. This place is a trip. It is filled with original works of art that are made up of “things that have been utilized, and in this country considered useless, then […]

The Crack Shack – Costa Mesa

The Crack Shack – Costa Mesa

I haven’t written about a restaurant in a long time, but my sons and I tried a place on our way home from the beach over the weekend that deserves a mention… The Crack Shack in Costa Mesa. If you haven’t eaten here, you might be wondering what kind of food you’ll find… We’ve intentionally crafted both the chicken and […]

$5 Movies at Dos Lagos 15

$5 Movies at Dos Lagos 15

Like most people, I like movies.  When we first moved out to Riverside, there were no movie theaters close to us.  Now there are three within a few miles, two of which are practically across the street from each other. One of them is in The Shops at Dos Lagos in Corona, which has been operated by Starlight Cinemas since […]

Trying to Cut the Cable TV Cord

Trying to Cut the Cable TV Cord

I have too many cable TV channels. I never thought I would say that, but with streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime, we don’t watch as much cable TV. Easy solution. Call Time Warner Cable / Spectrum (TWCS) and downgrade some channels. Cutting out all of the premium channels and converting to basic cable should save me at […]