Category Archives: Family

And Gracie turns 11 – how can that be?

Wasn’t it just yesterday that Chris and I got the call that Grace was about to be delivered? Alas, it really was 11 years ago today. So, it was back to Moraga to celebrate with Grace and parents and Pop … Continue reading

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Halloween tradition with the kiddos continues

L has been celebrating Halloween with the kiddos since Grace was one year old. Early on there was a party at the Pumpkin Patch Preschool and trick or treating in her Menlo Park neighborhood. Next chapter included celebrations at Grace’s … Continue reading

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Annual visit to the Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch is the highlight of the day

The kiddos have been going to the Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch since they were half the size of the corn stalks that pepper the the area. And today they returned. But that would make it seem that was the only … Continue reading

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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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