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  • Sea Ranch Getaway

    Aug 20, 2017 9:16

     

    Sea Ranch Getaway

    A quick weekend getaway to Sea Ranch before all the harvest craziness begins. Such a fun spot, we rented a little house next to Walk-On beach, such a nice break from the hot weather in Alexander Valley!

     
  • Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    Aug 12, 2017 10:47

     

    Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    The seed has been planted…

     
  • Happy Birthday Max!

    Aug 10, 2017 18:40

     

    Happy Birthday Max!

    Still can’t quite believe he’s four…

     
  • Trinity River Rafting

    Aug 8, 2017 20:20

     

    Trinity River Rafting

    Just finished up an awesome weekend up in the Trinity Alps with the Munselles, a beautiful part of California up there west of Redding, no Tahoe crowds and majestic scenery. We camped at Trinity Adventure Park in Big Bar along […]

     
  • Bakkers’ for Independence Day

    Jul 3, 2017 21:14

     

    Bakkers’ for Independence Day

     
  • Camp Redwoods

    Jun 27, 2017 19:40

     

    Camp Redwoods

    It’d been 15 years since I’d been to Redwoods, we shouldn’t have left it that long… It’s such a fantastic setup with the communal deck, fire pit and camp kitchen, the kids were free to roam and the creek alongside […]

     
 
  • Sea Ranch Getaway

    Aug 20 9:16

     

    Sea Ranch Getaway

    A quick weekend getaway to Sea Ranch before all the harvest craziness begins. Such a fun spot,...

     
  • Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    Aug 12 10:47

     

    Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    Monster trucks and motocross for Max’s birthday Monster trucks...

     
  • Happy Birthday Max!

    Aug 10 18:40

     

    Happy Birthday Max!

    Still can’t quite believe he’s four… Can’t quite believe...

     
  • Trinity River Rafting

    Aug 8 20:20

     

    Trinity River Rafting

    Just finished up an awesome weekend up in the Trinity Alps with the Munselles, a beautiful...

     
 
 
 
 
  • An Autobiography of Jack London

    An Autobiography of Jack London

    May 13, 2017 9:43

     

    An Autobiography of Jack London, Jack London Rating: ★★★½☆  Good Reads: Jack London has been a best-selling...

     
 
  • Ride to Sebastopol

    Ride to Sebastopol

    Feb 12, 2017 17:48

     

    So nice to have some sunny weather after all the rain! Max’s first adventure on his big BMX today, threw down seven miles to and from Sebastopol,...

     
 
 

Recent Posts

  • Sea Ranch Getaway

    Sea Ranch Getaway

    Aug 20, 2017 9:16

     

    A quick weekend getaway to Sea Ranch before all the harvest craziness begins. Such a fun spot, we rented a little house next...

     
  • Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    Monster Trucks for Wild Man’s Birthday

    Aug 12, 2017 10:47

     

    Monster trucks and motocross for Max’s birthday Monster trucks and motocross for Max’s...

     
  • Happy Birthday Max!

    Happy Birthday Max!

    Aug 10, 2017 18:40

     

    Still can’t quite believe he’s four… Can’t quite believe he’s four… ...

     
  • Trinity River Rafting

    Trinity River Rafting

    Aug 8, 2017 20:20

     

    Just finished up an awesome weekend up in the Trinity Alps with the Munselles, a beautiful part of California up there west...

     
  • Bakkers’ for Independence Day

    Bakkers’ for Independence Day

    Jul 3, 2017 21:14

     

    Our flight down south Our flight down south Our flight down south Our flight...

     
  • Camp Redwoods

    Camp Redwoods

    Jun 27, 2017 19:40

     

    It’d been 15 years since I’d been to Redwoods, we shouldn’t have left it that long… It’s such...

     
  • Yorty Creek for Father’s Day

    Yorty Creek for Father’s Day

    Jun 18, 2017 14:26

     

    Been wanting to take the canoe out here for years, so beautiful out there this morning… Spending Father’s...

     
  • Coppola

    Coppola

    Jun 17, 2017 15:58

     

    Can’t think of a better place to spend a heat wave! Can’t think of a better place to spend a heat wave!...

     
  • Arizona

    Arizona

    May 26, 2017 15:53

     

    Taking a hike in the early morning before the temperature rose Taking a hike in the early morning before...

     
  • Happy Mother’s Day!

    Happy Mother’s Day!

    May 14, 2017 19:07

     

    Mother’s Day 2017 Mother’s Day 2017 Mother’s Day 2017 ...

     
  • An Autobiography of Jack London

    An Autobiography of Jack London

    May 13, 2017 9:43

     

    An Autobiography of Jack London, Jack London Rating: ★★★½☆  Good Reads: Jack London...

     
  • The Sports Gene

    The Sports Gene

    May 13, 2017 9:39

     

    The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance, David Epstein Rating: ★★★★☆  New...

     
  • Just Mercy

    Just Mercy

    May 13, 2017 9:34

     

    Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, Bryan Stevenson Rating: ★★★★½  New...

     
  • Saving Capitalism

    Saving Capitalism

    May 13, 2017 9:31

     

    Saving Capitalism: For the Many Not the Few, Robert B. Reich Rating: ★★★½☆  New...

     
  • Sugar Bowl Spring Skiing

    Sugar Bowl Spring Skiing

    Apr 26, 2017 15:15

     

    A very fun weekend up in Tahoe with the Munselles. Conditions for the kids were ideal, nice and warm with plenty of cover....

     
  • Gladys Turns 90!

    Gladys Turns 90!

    Apr 9, 2017 9:49

     

    Very fun evening celebrating Gladys’ 90th birthday in Alexander Valley Very fun evening celebrating...

     
  • Three Weeks in Australia

    Three Weeks in Australia

    Mar 25, 2017 15:30

     

    This trip Down Under was our longest one since we took our walkabout back in 2009/2010, it was so nice to be able to relax...

     
  • Sydney!

    Sydney!

    Mar 25, 2017 15:00

     

    Our last stop in Adelaide was a short stint in Sydney with the Ettridges in Double Bay. Lisa and I hadn’t been to Sydney...

     
  • Lilia Turns Six!

    Lilia Turns Six!

    Mar 19, 2017 4:35

     

    A very fun day at Waterworld for Lilia’s sixth birthday! A very fun day at Waterworld for Lilia’s sixth...

     
  • Yorke Peninsula

    Yorke Peninsula

    Mar 14, 2017 4:30

     

    We had an action packed few days on Yorke Peninsula with the Brown clan, great to get over there to meet Louis and see the...