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On a something different roll, this time to Uvas Canyon

The Adventurers had a Friday with no commitments, so decided to do a joint activity. Their chosen destination was Uvas Canyon, a lushly wooded park of more than 1,200 acres on the eastern side of the Santa Cruz Mountains. D … Continue reading

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Something different – again – this time hiking at Pleasanton Ridge

When D suggested again “let’s go somewhere different” this morning and unearthed dog-friendly Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park, L was initially less than enthused. Pleasanton seemed a long ways away for a couple hour hike. But she soon learned that there … Continue reading

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Going a different route with a Redwood Shores walk

Let’s do something different was the thought the Adventurers had this morning, so they bundled up (given the gusty winds) and headed over to Redwood Shores with The Mag along for the ride. There is water everywhere in this planned … Continue reading

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Plane, bird and golf course spotting at Baylands

The Adventurers and The Mag headed over to Baylands for their Thursday morning adventure, mostly so that D could see the soon-to-open Baylands Links course, formerly Palo Alto Muni, that being of Booka fame. Along the way they did a … Continue reading

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Sports extravaganza with the kiddos

Not only did the Adventurers want to catch up with the kiddos, this would be the only opportunity to see both James and Grace playing their respective T-ball/softball activities with some volleyball – new for Grace – thrown in. So … Continue reading

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Mag-less walk on old stomping ground, Huddart Park

It was a grooming day for Maggie, so the Adventurers headed off to a park they hadn’t been to forever (given its “no dog” policy), Huddart. L remembers a picnic there with some women friends when she first moved back … Continue reading

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Back into the swim with Hillview girls lunch

The every other month (or so) Hillview girls lunch took place today, as usual at Menlo Circus Club where parking is easy and food is good. And most important, conversation can linger. Missing were Sally and Jeannine but new “member” … Continue reading

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