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The Ryde Hotel

The Ryde Hotel The Ryde Hotel is a family favorite.  We spent many summers when we were single, wandering the delta bars and beaches.  Later gathering our growing family for long … Continue reading

February 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Portal

The Portal What is The Portal?  Think of an SB7 Spirit Box with a really good filter on it.  Some believe we can speak to the dead with the Portal. … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Recipes From The Dead

Recipes From The Dead I speak to the dead.  Not quit your day job speak to the dead, but clear communication.  In frustration one evening, I asked my Great-Grandma Ina Luella … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Casket Plate Jewelry

Casket Plate Jewelry I have always loved Victorian Casket Plates.  The gentle curves, circling flowers and sentiment were fascinating to me.  I bid on several pieces before I found my … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Editing Your Portal Video

Editing Your Portal Video Instructions for editing your Portal video.  We use a $4.99 app we downloaded from the App Store called iMovie. It takes a little practice, but its’ a … Continue reading

September 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

What is the Portal?

What is the Portal? A layman’s explanation We admit this contraption looks like the ghost trap from Ghostbusters.  But, we take our Spirit Box quite seriously.  We are paranormal investigators … Continue reading

September 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mai our Spirit Friend

  Mai our Spirit Friend I don’t know quite how to explain Mai, except to say she’s been around for a very long time.  I’d like to say something less … Continue reading

September 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sacramento Comicon

Sacramento Comicon AJ’s Mad Hattery & Rue de la Mort Jewelry Skilled Milliner AJ Pickard and her jewelry-designer daughter Casey Saumure premier their joined Cosplay accessories at Sacramento Comicon.  AJ … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Cemetery Wedding

  A Cemetery Wedding I married the love of my life in a cemetery.  People asked “Why would you marry in a graveyard?”  Thank Ghost Adventures for that.  But first, … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 1 Comment