Category Archives: Eating & Socializing

Beat the heat in Moraga for what turns out to be the UCLA game of the century

L and son John were excited about the first UCLA game of the season against Texas A&M in the Rose Bowl. The point spread was 3, so hopes for a close, competitive game were high. It was not to be, … Continue reading

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City adventure gets busted due to heat

The Adventurers had long planned an adventure in the City today, given that L had to be at UCSF for a medical appointment. They’d planned to take Maggie and do Chrissy Field or similar coastal walk. No way as temperatures … Continue reading

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Friday night date night means pretty – and good – food

The Adventures proclaimed Friday night as date night and headed up to Madera restaurant, which they get to infrequently. The setting overlooks the western hills, so lovely on a warm summer evening. The food was as pretty as the view, … Continue reading

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Reliving “where were you in ’68-69 during the Age of Aquarius”

Chief on the agenda today was a trip to the City to see HAiR with good friends Beth and Mike. And the discussion on the drive up was ‘where did you see HAiR the first time,’ meaning the live musical, … Continue reading

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It’s twin time in Pasadena on a hot summer day

Ah yes, summer in Pasadena. It quickly came back to L as they rolled into town late morning. The day was a busy one. The giving out of silly gifts, including a Whoopy Cushion that got Kai and Lily’s attention … Continue reading

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Another kind of Santa Cruz Mountain view, this time from a Woodside ridge

There are gifts in life that you just don’t know you’re getting when it happens. That was the case when Irene Searles appeared on L’s doorstop (not literally) and said she was interested in being a photographer for InMenlo. At … Continue reading

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Celebrating Maggie’s birthday on Bastille Day

D became the “pet guardian” of Maggie the Yorkshire Terrier in January of 2012. He was told she was two and a half years old. Not knowing when her real birthday was, the Adventurers chose Bastille Day, July 14. So … Continue reading

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