Monthly Archives: August 2015

Visit to Chinatown with John and the grandkids

A bit spur of the moment, the Adventurers headed to San Francisco this afternoon to meet John and the grandkids at Chinatown. They’d been in the City most of the day, having spent time at the Exploratorium. Neither Adventurer could … Continue reading

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Going to their first senior prom, 49 years later

Forty nine years after their first opportunity, the Adventurers attended a senior prom together. The event was a fundraiser for Muttville Senior Dog Rescue, hence it was a “senior” prom. They’d spent some time figuring out what they were going … Continue reading

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Another hot summer hike, this time around Stanford

D had an errand at Tressider student center on the Stanford campus, so the Adventurers decided to make that their morning walk. It’s a mostly tree-line route, which was good because it’s yet another hot day on the Peninsula, with … Continue reading

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Trip to City included lunch at Rotunda

The popovers are as good as ever L believes. They were a first time treat for D. They met John at Rotunda at Neiman Marcus. It’s the pretty under the stained glass restaurant. L’s memories of the stained glass go … Continue reading

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D gets a big workout cycling the Tour de Menlo

With their Sierra and foothills adventure behind them, D did his own this morning, setting off with friend Darrell Champion on the Tour de Menlo choosing the 65-mile option. It was the longest ride he’s done in a long, long … Continue reading

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Heading home with a stop for a paddle at Lake Tulloch

The Adventurers drove down the mountain this morning with the idea of paddling up a canyon of Lake Tulloch, which is situated on he Stanislaus River below New Melones Dam. They were not successful in that venture because there was … Continue reading

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Back to the Lair for lunch and pool time fun

After their morning hike, the Adventurers headed back to the Lair to join the grand twins for lunch. The minute the bell rings, Lily is off and toddling to the dining hall. We like these two photos of her, one … Continue reading

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