Monthly Archives: August 2016

A different kind of Sunday says goodbye to August

The Adventurers almost always walk to Borrone for breakfast on Sunday morning and then shop at Menlo Park farmers market before heading back home. It’s a ritual The Mag approves of. But this Sunday was different. The Rev Ed Bacon … Continue reading

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Heading south for hike in Big Basin Redwoods State Park

Most of the state parks are off limits to the Adventurers due to their “no dogs on trails” policies. But L read in the current issue of Sunset that Big Basin Redwoods State Park in the Santa Cruz mountains had … Continue reading

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Solo adventure to Hillary fundraiser

We don’t talk much about politics here at Who Da Thunk. But today the Adventurers did solo adventures (D taking his last drawing class and then a referee gig at local high school, Sacred Heart Prep). That was all well … Continue reading

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Getting shadowy – again – at Arastradero

The Adventurers had a long list of “to dos” today, so they stayed close to home and hiked Arastradero this morning. It’s a Maggie favorite, and she got two dips in the water, one in the lake and another in … Continue reading

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Talk about a busy Saturday, with activities to make for bone tiredness

The Adventurers got up very early this Saturday. D headed to Menlo-Atherton High School where he met up with fraternity brother Champ to cycle 50 plus miles as participants of the Tour de Menlo. Given the early hour, L decided … Continue reading

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Time to head home from what was great adventure

Today was mainly head home day. They stopped again at Wood Creek Cafe, and then for ice cream in Escalon. Just showing a bit more of the fun over the past few days…

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New boat game with D, more twin pool fun – all making for another full day

The Adventurers had thought they might rent double kayaks to take the kids out on the Lake again, but D had the idea that buying one of the many floatables sold at the Pinecrest store might be more fun. They … Continue reading

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