Category Archives: Eating & Socializing

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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Secrets revealed on what happens when the moon is full

Some time after D moved back to Menlo Park, the Adventurers started a tradition. On the night of the full moon, they would go to the Village Pub, sit at the bar and have the delicious Pub burger. They got … Continue reading

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Getting back to adult pursuits with afternoon at Stanford Jazz Festival

Truth be told, it took the Adventurers a good 48 hours to start feeling normal after their Santa Cruz Mountains adventure with the grandkids. To be clear, it wasn’t that Grace and James were bad. More that they are just … Continue reading

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Journey to the City to see painted art and artful food

The Matisse Diebenkorn exhibit at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has been on the Adventurers’ “to do” list for some time. And as they looked at their jam-packed calendar before¬†they head out of the country in mid-May, they … Continue reading

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Rainy but lovely Easter celebration in Moraga

The Adventurers were on the road early this Easter morning, heading to Moraga and the St. Mary’s College campus where a small Episcopal church, St. Giles, holds Sunday services in the chapel there. The chapel itself is quite beautiful and … Continue reading

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