Afternoon Out at Crystal Cove

DSC00342Hey there friends– When our kids were here a couple weeks ago, we whiled away a wintery afternoon at Crystal Cove.  Wandered down the beach a ways and then snagged a corner window table at the Beach Comber Cafe, tucked into a cozy 1930’s cottage on the beach.

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We read our way through  the little state park information shack– with the history of Crystal Cove– and watched the sea gulls stand guard along the shore.

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Our little lunch was delish– from the Asian calamari to the s’mores sundae and the hot tea in a chubby little pot.

As we hiked back towards the car, the sun was nearly set over the Pacific.

Thanks Ani & Brian– Larry and I can never have too many walking/eating/talking days out with you two!



11 thoughts on “Afternoon Out at Crystal Cove

  1. such beautiful pictures! with your new camera? My husband and I had our first date at Crystal cove… then we dated for a good two years either meeting there or at corona del mar (a little north of there) every week. Then, he proposed to me at at a spot where the cottages end…. special place for us!

    • Hi Elaine!! So fun to hear your story– it is so tranquil and beautiful… And yep, was using the new camera– still need more practice@ Our niece is being married at Crystal Cove in August, so we’ll have some “wedding history” there too! Great to see you last night. Love our group.

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