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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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Coyote spotted during a hike in Stulsaft Park

The Adventurers deviated from their usual pattern when they have a Maggie free morning. Instead of hiking in a park that prohibits dogs they visited Stulsaft Park which has a large off leash dog area. They reason: they were up … Continue reading

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Morning walk to Pasadena’s Robinson Memorial before heading north

The Adventurers took one last walk around Pasadena before hitting the road this morning. It was a shorter walk, a loop that included City Hall and All Saints Church, where L worshipped during her South Pasadena years. The City Hall … Continue reading

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