Monthly Archives: February 2019

Watching the intriguing Paradise Square in Berkeley

The Adventurers headed to Berkeley today to catch a matinee performance of Paradise Square, a musical that many say is headed for Broadway. They were treated to great acting, singing and dancing, if not a way too long first act. … Continue reading

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Brisk morning hike along Sawyer Camp Trail and the Crystal Spring Reservoir

A Maggie-at-the-groomer morning allowed the Adventurers to explore one of the most popular hiking trails on the Peninsula, albeit one that doesn’t allow dogs. They started out around 8:30 am, and to say it was brisk is an understatement. But … Continue reading

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Enjoying a blustery, blue sky day on the bluff above Maverick’s

The Adventurers and The Mag headed to the coast this morning for a hike they enjoy at least twice a year, along the bluff top above the famed Maverick’s surf area. It was very windy, which seemed to further excite … Continue reading

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Good fun, bad basketball at Maples Pavilion

L’s annual college basketball viewing is when her UCLA Bruins come north to take on the Stanford Cardinal at Maples Pavilion. This year she was joined, as usual, by D along with John and Grace, who was seeing her first … Continue reading

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Chilly, windy walk along the golf course and creek among the marsh

The Adventurers did something today that they’d been unable to do for well over a year: walk the loop that starts adjacent to the Baylands golf course and takes you creekside through marshland, passing by the Palo Alto airport, A … Continue reading

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Being wowed at a movie theater – really

The headline is actually an understatement. All the Adventurers intended to do was see the Green Book which they’d been meaning to catch for some time. In searching times, L happened to stumble on a newish (October, she learned) theater … Continue reading

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Mini polar blast brings snow to the Peninsula hills -and lots of green, too

At least once a winter, the peaks surrounding the Bay Area get dusted with snow. And that was the forecast when the Adventurers went to bed last night. So it was fun to receive photos first thing in the morning … Continue reading

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