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Amond vs Almond: a California Colloquialism in a Nutshell

Early California immigrant almond farmers, who were predominantly European, settled in pockets according to their ethnicity/family/friends. They used their native word for almond until they began speaking more English. Some of the farmers may have kept their native word, or combined it with the English “almond” to create a slang word for it. Continue reading

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Duarte Nursery Friends Day 2014 Ad

Here is an online advertisement I recently made for Duarte Nursery’s 2014 annual Friends Day celebration for this upcoming May.

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