...such are the ingredients of a good vacation. Our friends Kim and Arthur transplanted from Seattle to L.A. seven years ago. Their 'family' has expanded to include sweet and agile Nina(photo right),and holy terror canine, Melvin (photo left). Melvin must be 'Top Dog', hence he is at Kim's shoulder. Dog shennanigans provide plenty of entertainment.
Here is their backyard:
That is a natural spring that you see spouting in the pond; quite an unusual feature in arid L.A. Here is the gigantic Canary Palm that is on the side of their house:
This is their front yard:
And look at the beautiful Bird of Paradise on the side of their house: