Monthly Archives: December 2017

Birthday celebration ends with traditional crab feast

When L first moved back to Menlo Park and John was a teenager, the birthday tradition with her parents was to have a joint celebrations of their two birthdays, always with a crab feast, given that the delicacy would have … Continue reading

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Second day of coastside fun translates to balmy walk to Mavericks

The Adventurers read on their iPhones that it was 37 degrees this morning in Menlo Park, but they were coastside where it was a balmy 60 with no wind. They started the day with a walk to Cafe Mezza Luna, … Continue reading

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Birthday escape to the coast starts with Half Moon Bay walk – and a stop at Dad’s

The Adventurers and The Mag made their way to the Coast this morning for a birthday overnight to celebrate L turning 70, an age they are loath to wrap their arms around. The started with a nice 4-plus walk south … Continue reading

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A churchy kind of Sunday starts December

The Adventurers spent the morning through lunch time at Trinity Church where there were lots of activities this morning. As he has for over 30 years, St. Nicolas, played by Dick Livermore, paid a visit during the service. He talks … Continue reading

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Visiting Santa with the kiddos at Stanford Shopping Center

Hands down the Santa at the Stanford Shopping Center is the best. Gracie has been visiting him since she was one year old and most of the subsequent visits L has attended, missing last year because she was in New … Continue reading

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