Category Archives: Eating & Socializing

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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Guys being stylish in their Hawaiian shirts

Good friends Beth and Mike joined us for dinner tonight. The Adventurers went to high school with Beth. They live less than a mile away but the connection was only discovered a year and a half or so ago. Fun … Continue reading

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Morning under blue skies, night out with the stars of Hamilton

The Adventurers’ day was very much in two parts today. Given it was a Thursday “adventure day” they wanted to do something in the out of doors, but not too much. That was because they were going to out late … Continue reading

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Make it breakfast and lunch at Main & Elm

Maggie had a grooming appointment today that got the Adventurers out of the house early this Valentines Day. After dropping her off, they ate at a restaurant near the groomers called Main & Elm that D had frequented with his … Continue reading

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Returning to the Sunday morning routine of walking downtown

The Adventurers Sunday morning outings have been thwarted by weather, illness, scheduling conflicts and vacation. Neither could remember the last time they’d walked to Cafe Borrone for breakfast followed by shopping at the Menlo Park farmers market. It was good … Continue reading

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Checking out the new Italian restaurant

Long ago (late 80s/early 90s) the California Cafe near the Stanford Shopping Center was “the” place to go. It closed and a new restaurant has been under construction for over a year. Opened in October, the Adventurers finally made it … Continue reading

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