Monthly Archives: March 2014

Scampering between the raindrops at family day at Filoli

The Adventurers met the gang from Oakland today at Filoli which was holding its spring family day. Highlights included Grace in a bubble and planting daisies at the potting shed and row after row of beautiful tulips. The gang then … Continue reading

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Big night on town means nap time the next day

Annabelle and D had the same thought this afternoon. L liked the position they struck…

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Stepping back in time with a night at The Speakeasy in San Francisco

When L was growing up, she heard stories from her parents about going to speakeasies in San Francisco during Prohibition (although when she got older they denied it). Tonight the Adventurers got a taste of what that would have been … Continue reading

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Lots of sweat earns dinner at Village Pub

When the main focus of a two week break is garage clean out and renovation, a treat is in order. So the Adventurers headed to the Village Pub for dinner tonight, served by their favorite waiter Melody. L proclaimed the … Continue reading

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Testing the local waters with a paddle at Alviso Slough

The Adventurers have paddled quite a few sloughs but they’ve been in the California Delta. Today they decided to put their kayaks into Bay Area water with a paddle at Alviso Slough. They parked at Alviso Marina County Park, which … Continue reading

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Twins celebrate their first St. Patrick’s Day

Well, probably better to say the Adventurers dressed in goofy t-shirts to visit the grand-twins and enjoy a corned beef and cabbage dinner cooked by Grandma Wendy. For their part, the twins ate and slept. Hardly a peep out of … Continue reading

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Touring the area around Park City before the snow storm

Two things got the Adventurers out for a morning walk from their hotel into the town of Park City and back. One was that wind and snow were expected in the afternoon. And more important, the twins were due to … Continue reading

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