Let’s Go Surfing

Costa Mesa, Ca. July 3, 2015 Dear Family & Friends: Yesterday was “Surf Day” for our Nepalese Beach Boy. We all met at 24th Street, one of the hottest surfing venues in Newport Beach. Our dear friends, Paul & Denise Fejtek, opened up their beautiful beach home for us. Mingma had an abundance of teachers […]


Fun in the Desert

Costa Mesa, Ca. July 1, 2015 Dear Family & Friends: On June 29, Mingma and I traveled out to the desert for a two-day stay at our condominium in Palm Desert. The first day, we chilled out in the 110 degree heat. A lot of time was spent at the pool. On June 30, we […]


USS Midway

Costa Mesa, Ca. June 29, 2015 Dear Family & Friends: On June 27, Mingma went with a Sherpa family to visit Los Angeles and Hollywood. The highlight of the day was an 80-person brigade of naked bicyclists riding down Hollywood Blvd. Welcome to California Mingma! By way of stark contrast, yesterday I took Mingma to […]


Nepalese Beach Boy!

Costa Mesa, Ca. June 28, 2015 Dear Family & Friends: On June 26, we visited historic Laguna Beach on the California coast. Then, a quick trip to New York. We concluded the day with a stroll around Balboa Island and dinner at one of the Island restaurants. I insisted that Mingma look the “Beach Boy” […]