I Tried Kava And You Should, Too

I Tried Kava And You Should, Too

I recently visited a kava bar.  A kava bar is sometimes referred to as a “nakamal,” which is a Vanuatu public house.  I wasn’t in Vanuatu, but Oakland, California, and I had never heard of kava before, which is what MeloMelo Kava Bar serves. Having tried it, I’m going...
Jeff’s Picks of the Week for April 24, 2019

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for April 24, 2019

Hello to all you wonderful Grand Geeks and Gatherers out there! It seems that winds have kicked up here in the kingdom that is Southern California.  Luckily they aren’t as completely dry as those dreaded Santa Ana Winds are come the fall time but, all the same,...

Jeff’s Picks of the Week for November 1, 2017

Oh what great cool weather we finally have in the southland of California, dear Gatherers! Temperatures have cooled down, more clouds are overhead, and the general feel of fall is all around us.  The kind of weather that makes you really want to break out the pumpkin...