Monthly Archives: October 2017

From grandkids to own kids with book launch party at Allied Arts

D’s daughter Holly arrived in town today via automobile with husband Jeff coming by air. The occasion was a launch party at the Allied Arts Guild for Holly’s book, From Basement to Sanctuary,┬áthat chronicles her history of drug and alcohol … Continue reading

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Hike around the Moraga hills before heading back to Menlo

After dropping off the kiddos at school this morning, the Adventurers gathered up Max and Maggie for a hilly neighborhood walk. Both dogs were in full lobby for an outing mode – funny how quickly they learn what to expect. … Continue reading

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Exploring open spaces in Moraga on a hot fall day

While the kiddos were at school today, the Adventurers took the dogs for a hike that took them to Mulhollond Ridge Open Space. It was a warm fall day and they felt the the heat as they steadily climbed up. … Continue reading

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Next assignment for Adventurers – taking care of “the kids” in Moraga

Julie is joining John on a field trip so the Adventurers were recruited to come to Moraga for two nights to care for Grace and James. Maggie came along, too, and one of the initial tasks was making friends with … Continue reading

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Afternoon brings a trip to Atherton’s Halloween party

Twins Kai and Lily had brought their Halloween costumes to wear to a Halloween street party in Atherton – and won a third-place prize in their age group. Shrek and the Princess were there along with other characters popular with … Continue reading

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On to the next event – a morning spent at Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch

Having taken in the Webb Ranch with L’s grandchildren, it was fun to return and see the same event through much younger eyes of Kai and Lily. They scrambled eagerly into the train ride with nary a look back to … Continue reading

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Big event of the day was a trip to Happy Hollow

Three and a half is a great age to take little people to Happy Hollow in San Jose, and Kai and Lily were all in the minute they went through the gates. Well, after a bit of a slow start … Continue reading

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