Category Archives: Bay Area adventures

Seeing San Francisco through clouds of smoke

The Adventurers had planned to go to San Francisco today on a number of home-related errands, well in advance of the devastating fires in Butte County that is causing the Bay Area to be shrouded in smoke. They left Maggie … Continue reading

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Enjoying our first Golden State Warriors game at Oracle

The Adventurers are big Golden State Warriors fans and have a tradition of watching the post season triumphs (and one disappointment) with their neighbor Kay on TV. But tonight they attended their first game in person. A neighbor has put … Continue reading

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A bit of Christmas on an otherwise gorgeous Fall walk

The Adventurers decided to walk to Tootsies for breakfast this morning, and needed to bundle up to do it. It was a nippy fall morning. After a delicious breakfast, they decided to add to their mileage by going all the … Continue reading

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Evening one of the watery weekend

Lots of D’s swimming buddies are in town for the M-A Hall of Fame induction tomorrow night. But it was just Gordy Gourdin and the Adventurers who went to the Avery Aquatic Center at Stanford to watch D’s alma mater … Continue reading

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Annual visit to the Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch is the highlight of the day

The kiddos have been going to the Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch since they were half the size of the corn stalks that pepper the the area. And today they returned. But that would make it seem that was the only … Continue reading

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First full day of Kiddos visit is a busy one

The Kiddos arrived last night shortly before their bedtime, in time to cuddle with Maggie and watch one half of the movie Peter Rabbit, which has appeal for both generations. So, after the usual bedtime visit (alas, we feel we … Continue reading

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Getting a taste of the backroads of the Santa Cruz Mountains

This afternoon D had a job refereeing a water polo game at Cabrillo College and L went along for the ride. Through the wonders technology, the suggested route was not over Hwy. 17 to Hwy. 1 and then south, but … Continue reading

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