• A Lot of Fun With Cool Robots and Sharp Kids

    Today, my wife and I enjoyed our second year of judging in the Whittier FIRST LEGO League (FLL) robotics competition. Though we were sequestered much of the day judging the technical robot design portion of the competition, I had a chance to wander about and grab a few photographs of the kids and their robots in action. I hope these provide a glimpse of the great fun everyone had today. I am always amazed at the depth of accomplishment these elementary to middle school age kids can achieve in the span of eight weeks.


  • Sharing The Harvest at The WCS School Garden

    After early morning thunderstorms, I visited the WCS School Garden this morning. It’s a cool organic, community space, with lots of goodies blossoming and growing all the time. It also features a chicken coop, and today two extra guests showed up. Not only is it a great place to pick some of the good stuff, but it also provides a great hands-on learning experience for the little ones–and OK, maybe the not so little ones, too.

    I definitely recommend you drop by on Saturdays this summer, between 8:00 and 10:00 AM, and check it out.
    Address: 11700 Maybrook Ave, Whittier, California.


  • A Few Pics from the Downey Greek Food Festival, 2015

    This past weekend I got flat-footed without my fancy camera while attending the Downey Greek Food Festival. In such cases, a cell phone can do the trick. My wife and I had a great time. Those Greeks know how to eat, dance, and overall have a lot of fun. Here are a few shots I took.

    Lamb pit, chicken pit, at the  #DowneyGreekFest

    Boy in traditional Greek dress, and Gyro sandwich, #DowneyGreekFest

    Sister and Brother in traditional Greek dress, #DowneyGreekFest

    Festival rides and games, , #DowneyGreekFest

  • Road Trip to Malibu

    Today we decided to unplug a bit and take a drive up Pacific Coast Highway. We drove from Santa Monica to and through Malibu, stopping a few miles north of Zuma Beach to enjoy a secluded beach. Here are some pics to document our day road trip.

    Malibu, north of Zuma, by Eduardo Suastegui

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  • Serve Weekend 2015: Photography Team Slide Show

    With my thanks to the @WACC Photography Team and to all those who went out to serve others through hard work and self-sharing, here’s the Serve Weekend 2015 slide show.

    Serve Weekend 2015, WACC Photography Team slideshow

    About the Serve Weekend Photography Team

    For nearly a decade, Whittier Area Community Church (WACC) chooses one weekend per year to forego worship services so that church members can instead go out to serve the community. Projects range from home repairs for the elderly, to food bank collections and clean-up, to school refurbishment and aid to the neediest among us. Through our photography, the WACC Serve Weekend photography team seeks to capture a glimpse of God as he works through his people to show their love through acts of service.

  • Nancy’s Big Birthday Bash

    This Sunday night, I had the chance to join Nancy, Keith and a bunch of friends for her birthday bash. As you can see from the attached photos, everyone had a great time.