Category Archives: Family

The big summer grandkid adventure begins

Son John delivered the kids (that be Grace and James) to Menlo Park today in advance of tomorrow’s getaway on what L is call the “great Santa Cruz Mountain adventure.” But the first order of business today was the meeting … 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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Keeping busy with rain and shine activities in Menlo Park

It rained really hard overnight in Menlo Park and there must have been a lot of wind as the ground was covered with debris. That’s what L and Gracie found when they walked Maggie around the block this morning, Grace … Continue reading

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Last minute audible makes for a fun afternoon with the kids

The Adventurers had long planned to have the kids for a few days during their spring break. It was going to coincide with the the start of baseball season for the Stockton Ports, where there good friend Rick manages. A … Continue reading

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Cheering on the slugging songbird and her Colorado Buffaloes

The Adventurers journeyed over to Lafayette today to see Grace play on her new softball team, the Colorado Buffaloes. According to her dad, the year’s playing in the tough Oakland league has paid off. She’s gotten a hit every time … Continue reading

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Making the rounds in Menlo Park with the kids

If yesterday was marked by stay-at-home (except for the fun dinner outing to Dutch Goose), today saw the Adventurers and the kids out and about. First stop was parking near the farmers market and then walking to Cafe Borrone for … Continue reading

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Stormy wintry day still yields plenty to do with the kids

Today was not the day to be out and about in nature. And while the morning rain yielded to cloudy skies , the wind kept up and it was cold (by Bay Area standards). At the breakfast of huge heart-shaped … Continue reading

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