Category Archives: Living

One last stop at The Oasis – or is it?

The hottest story in Menlo Park for the past two weeks has been that The Oasis is set to close tomorrow, March 7. The current operators, the Tougas family, says its been unable to structure a new lease from the … Continue reading

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Resuming the tradition of watching the Bruins play at Stanford

Ever since L moved back to Menlo Park, she’s been going to watch her Bruins play at Maples Pavilion against the Stanford Cardinal. For years, a former colleague who she’d worked with briefly and who was a member of the … Continue reading

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Well, Christmas may be over but the party continues

You’d have thought they’d all would have had enough. And truth is they probably have. But it’s not every day that Terri and Tom, who live in Arizona (most of the time) are in town, so it was rally the … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve is here and the festivities begin

The Adventurers met M-A friends Nancy and Rob Dell’Ergo at the Dutch Goose for lunch today, the start of their “we’re done, no let’s have some fun” Christmas festivities. They’d walked there on what was not as chilly-as-it’s-been-day and temperatures … Continue reading

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Taking the kiddos to see the musical Peter Pan

When L heard that the Palo Alto Players were putting on Peter Pan and that her friend Connie’s niece was playing Peter, it was a no brainer to figure out a why to take Grace and James to what is … Continue reading

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Continuing getting back to a routine with LuLu’s Saturday walk

The Adventurers Saturday routine is to walk to LuLu’s for breakfast (even though their favorite dish is no longer on the menu). But they don’t do it the most direct way. Rather they go around the “long ” block and … Continue reading

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Getting sort of back to routine with an Adventure Tuesday

Sort of does describe it as today wasn’t a pure Adventure Tuesday as first stop was a check-in with Dr. Hwang at UCSF, a month following L’s cataract surgery. The verdict: her left eye’s vision is sparkling good and a … Continue reading

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