Peppino’s recently signed to become Lyoness Loyalty Merchant


Yup, you’ll soon be able to save and make money by eating at one of the most popular Italian restaurant chains in south County. I’ll post again when they’re all set up to scan your Lyoness membership cards and when it’s confirmed what the amount of their cashback and loyalty benefits are.

Peppino’s has four locations – Mission Viejo, Aliso Viejo, Lake Forest, and Foothill Ranch. Here’s the link to their website for hours, addresses, phone numbers and more:


I doing something risky here by mentioning anything about politics, but it comes from a non-dogmatic point of view and, in fact, I respect everyone’s opinion, even if I might not agree or understand it.  And I always understand I could be wrong.

I’ve been a lifetime liberal, not only due to family influence but my nature seems to swing that way. I voted for Obama, but now question if he’s the best candidate to deal with the unique problems we have today.  But I have the same concerns about Governor Romney, as well.  

I’ve found the candidate that will get the job done, former Governor of New Mexico, Libertarian Gary Johnson.  Yes, I know it’s a longshot that he could win, and although blocked by the Democrat/Republican Debate Committee from participating, he will be on the ballot.  He’s socially progressive and yet fiscally conservative.  He’s used his extraordinary skills as a businessman, and against all odds, left the beleaguered state of New Mexico with a surplus.  More, he achieved the impossible – he’s actually well thought of by most everyone in the State.  To read his story is incredible, to see his website what he will do as President, will resonate for many of you.   You’ve heard the definition of insanity – doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results?  Believe me, he’s not afraid of change – big change. His website, 

The reason I’m writing about this at all, he’ll be in speaking in Fullerton on October 22nd where you’ll have a chance to meet him, see what he’s about up front and person, and ask questions.