Category Archives: Living

It’s an all UCLA day down on the Farm

The Adventurers knew what they were doing today even before Stanford held what it called the¬†Cardinalpalooza. That meant there was all sorts of Cardinal sporting event going on at the Stanford campus today. That there was a women’s water polo … Continue reading

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A walk to the shopping center past a strange looking vehicle

The Adventurers had a number of items that need to get at the Stanford Shopping Center today. So under somewhat threatening skies and big gusts of wind, they set out late morning. They got their errands down, ate lunch at … Continue reading

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Getting a sneak peak at 2017 garden

While L was watching what looked like a great San Francisco Giants opener (MadBum dealing and hitting two home runs before they whole thing collapsed), D was out in the garden getting ready for the 2017 season of the vegetable … 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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Kind of odd that a “real” adventure is to Palo Alto

The Adventurers rarely go to Palo Alto. Parking is a headache and there’s nothing really there that they can’t find elsewhere (except of the great restaurant Evvia). But today they journeyed on foot as L needed¬†to by new glasses and … 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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