Monthly Archives: October 2016

Celebrating Halloween at the grandkids’ school parade

This is the first year that Grace and James have been at the same school, sharing Halloween parade grounds space. Their school is a K-5 and, as usual, the little ones are adorable while the creativity of costumes some of … Continue reading

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Getting slimmed down for Halloween at Facebook farmers market

The Adventurers went out on a couple of InMenlo assignments today, first seeing farm animals in their costumer finery at Jasper Ridge, and then on the other side of town, to Facebook’s final farmers market of the season. It had a … Continue reading

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Maggie is not amused by the big Halloween Kitty

On our walk downtown for breakfast this morning, we encountered a big inflatable Halloween cat. That alone might have gotten Maggie’s attention. But what really set her off was that it’s head moved side to side. She really didn’t know … Continue reading

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Weather stays picture perfect as the Adventurers wrap up their three-day City sojourn

Awakening once more to clear blue skies without a hint of fog, the Adventurers decided that their last Presidio hike would capture yet another part of the area. This took them up the Ecology Trail from the back of their … Continue reading

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Fabulous 5-mile hike in the Presidio on sparkling San Francisco day

The Adventurers couldn’t have picked a better October day to hike to more off the beaten pathways of the Presidio. The fabulous 5-mile loop started along Presidio Promenade which over looks the much-traveled path along Chrissy Field from above and … Continue reading

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Perfect October day in San Francisco – just as they’d planned!

The Adventurers headed up to the City today to celebrate D’s birthday and there one-year wedding anniversary. A  year ago, they’d met friends Ginger and Stan at a Presidio restaurant after their mini-honeymoon at Cavallo Point just across the Golden … Continue reading

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Reunion continues – and then “the kids” make their annual Pumpkin Patch visit – all on D’s birthday

The 50th class reunion had a last hurrah today, gathering at Zott’s in Portola Valley, as many reunion classes do. (Point in fact, the Woodside class of  ’71 was also there.) This was supposed to be an outdoor event but … Continue reading

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