Monthly Archives: December 2014

It’s New Year’s Eve with the ole gang

The year of the Millennium began was has turned into a New Year’s Eve tradition, caviar and crab with the three other couples. The last two year’s the Adventurers missed the festivities, in 2012 because they’d been in LA and … Continue reading

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Adventurers head off to the Foster Farms Bowl

It was chilly all day, so the Adventurers bundled up to attend the Foster Farms Bowl at Levi’s Stadium tonight. They’d decided to go because they wanted to see the stadium and figured it would be much less hassle – … Continue reading

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Christmas dinner with our extended family

Family takes on a larger meaning when it comes to the annual Christmas dinner at Cathy and Mike’s. There, three generations of three¬†families gather, in many respects becoming extended families of each other. That certainly is the case with Grace, … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas time again!

The Adventurers spent a lovely Christmas Eve with daughter Holly, attending services at Trinity and then dinner at Carpaccio where they did have to admit Holly was, indeed, the most famous person there – of at least the most recognized. … Continue reading

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Sun’s up and shining – out we go for morning jog

It was even warmer and sunnier than yesterday, so the Adventurers set out on a four-miles morning jog. Now that school is out and people have left on vacation, the streets of Menlo are decidedly less busy. Thanks to all … Continue reading

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Early December birthday gets celebrated closer to Christmas

When L was a little girl, her wonderful mother never put up the family Christmas tree until after her birthday on December 8 (Feast of the Immaculate Conception for those of a Catholic bent). This year her birthday celebration – … Continue reading

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It’s one wow after another at the holiday dinner party to end all dinner parties

Last night the Adventurers went to an annual holiday dinner party hosted by their good friends Cathy and Mike. It’s always a lovely time with good conversation and fabulous food. This year, L thinks may have topped all previous years. … Continue reading

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