Category Archives: Family

A celebratory birthday for Papa Nu a month before the actual day

The Nugent clan gathered in Del Mar today to celebrate Papa Nu’s 70th birthday, albeit a month early due to some scheduling conflicts in October. Having all three daughters (and husbands) along with three grandchildren all in attendance was very … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Wilder and family and hello to the Cal League manager of the year

Jill, Tim and Wilder headed out from Menlo Park this morning with the next stop Wilder Ranch before heading south, working their way back to San Diego. The obligatory self-portrait was taken in the Adventurers’ backyard. For D and L, … Continue reading

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A visit to Happy Hollow with grandson Wilder and his parents

The Adventurers took the last of their joint grandchildren, Wilder, to Happy Hollow today, making it officially five for five. Wilder’s parents, Jill and Tim, are on a northern California visit and D and L knew from experience that there’s … Continue reading

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Catching up with the grand-twins on hot Pasadena summer day

After breakfast with Marguerite, the Adventurers headed to Pasadena to visit the grand-twin, Lily and Kai, now 4 1/2. They’d last seen them on their 4th birthday in March. They’d just returned with their parents, Nikki and Matt, for their … Continue reading

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Movie night at SCRA and Maggie cuddle ends the kiddos visit

Last night was perfect for watching a movie at SCRA, nice and warm. The evening began by picking up pizza at California Pizza Kitchen. Then the short drive to SCRA where the kiddos spent a good hour swimming. They like … Continue reading

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Miniature golf and arcade make good outing on a hot day

The Adventures and kiddos got an early start, arriving at Golfland in Sunnyvale soon after it opened. The forecast was for hot weather and they wanted to get the golf part of the adventure out of the way. L remembers … Continue reading

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Visiting new California Trails area of Oakland Zoo starts “Kiddos Summer Adventure – take two”

The Adventurers headed to Moraga this morning to pick up James and Grace for their second summer kiddos adventures. This time they’re staying local and giving it a California theme. First stop was the brand new California Trail area of … Continue reading

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