Category Archives: Family

Finishing up the visit with breakfast at Buck’s

There probably isn’t a better restaurant for grade school age kids anywhere in the Bay Area than Buck’s in Woodside. Given the rainy conditions – meaning no scootering downtown – the Adventurers and the kiddos headed that way this morning. … Continue reading

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Spoiling the kiddos at Sky High

The kiddos had hardly arrived Thursday evening when they started lobbying to go to Sky ¬†High. No surprise: the Adventurers had not heard of the place. But it was a rainy day, so off they went to the Santa Clara … Continue reading

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Enjoying the barnyard animals at Hidden Villa with the kiddos

L had a purpose in taking the kiddos, along with The Mag, to Hidden Villa today. She thinks it would be a great summer camp for James, who really likes animals. On the drive out to Los Altos Hills, James … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas spent with family and friends

Last night the Adventurers and had a quiet Christmas Eve, attending 6:00 church and then heading to Campers for dinner. Then it was home to open presents in front of the fire. The big hit for the year was matching … Continue reading

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Family celebration is a hit with the birthday girl

The Adventurers were joined at the Presidio Social Club by Cathy and Mike and John, Julie and the kiddos for a birthday celebration for the Sag twins, John and L. Like last night the place was jumping with a far … Continue reading

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Sunday in MP with the kiddos ends with visit to Santa

The Sunday started as most do when the kiddos spend the night. A bit after 8:00 am, one, then the other climbs into bed with the Adventurers who are ready the paper. Maggie goes bonkers, as she’s been positioned with … Continue reading

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A visit to Victorian London via the Great Dickens Christmas Fair

L thinks she was vaguely aware of the Great Dickens Christmas Fair, not surprising since its been an annual holiday treat since 1970. But she hadn’t been interested in attending, not had D. But with the Kiddos coming for an … Continue reading

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