Ann Peterson

26 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Followers | @AnnPeterson2016 | Mom, writer, Penn State alum and fan of all things travel, food, TV, books and chocolate. Lots of chocolate.

Cartoons: North Carolina, Mississippi and LGBT community

In this slideshow, these syndicated cartoonists have a field day with the recent passage of anti-gay laws in North Carolina and Mississippi. …

Cartoons: Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton and a lot of rhetoric

In this cartoon slideshow, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are putting up a lively show for the Democratic presidential nomination although …

Cartoons: Tax havens and the 1%

We can thank the Panama Papers for getting this ball rolling. In this slideshow, our cartoonists illustrate how heads of state, billionaires and …

Calistoga getaway: Mud baths, bicycle picnics and a dash of history

This is how adults are supposed to feel coming back from vacation:<p>Clearheaded, with muscle knots erased. Skin slightly darkened by sunshine. …

Whales at the Golden Gate

Whale watching outside the Golden Gate can be more like whale waiting … at least until Slap-Happy comes to the rescue.<p>We were in a 55-foot former …

San Francisco’s Presidio — a Bay Area expedition unknown

The rear window of our Inn at the Presidio room looks out on a path leading up through eucalyptus and pines, their tops blurred by morning mist.<p>Out …