Monthly Archives: July 2017

Yep, same place, same seats – back where it all started 5 years ago

L and D celebrated their 5th baseball anniversary today, a day early as the Giants don’t play tomorrow at AT&T. Thanks to friend Leslie, who reserves her season ticket seats each year for the Adventurers. They’d spend the night in … Continue reading

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Two (well maybe three) big screens in one night in San Francisco

In advance of their 5th baseball anniversary, L and D headed up to the City today. They decided an overnight at a new hotel by the ballpark (Hotel Via) and a chance to participate in the Wall of Song with … Continue reading

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Another kind of Santa Cruz Mountain view, this time from a Woodside ridge

There are gifts in life that you just don’t know you’re getting when it happens. That was the case when Irene Searles appeared on L’s doorstop (not literally) and said she was interested in being a photographer for InMenlo. At … Continue reading

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The 70th birthday celebrations begin with a great party in Santa Cruz Mountains

L had one friend turn 70 in June and today they got to celebrate that milestone with friends who live locally. Michael, who L has known since high school and who is married to her friend since grade school, Sally, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Maggie’s birthday on Bastille Day

D became the “pet guardian” of Maggie the Yorkshire Terrier in January of 2012. He was told she was two and a half years old. Not knowing when her real birthday was, the Adventurers chose Bastille Day, July 14. So … Continue reading

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Keeping the summer hiking and music listening going

Today the Adventurers and the Mag went for a hike at a place very familiar to L as she’s there most every Wednesday morning near dawn. Bedwell Bayfront Park, on the city of the old county dump, has enough small … Continue reading

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Secrets revealed on what happens when the moon is full

Some time after D moved back to Menlo Park, the Adventurers started a tradition. On the night of the full moon, they would go to the Village Pub, sit at the bar and have the delicious Pub burger. They got … Continue reading

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