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  • Camelback Mountain

    Camelback Mountain

    Jan 15, 2018 14:04

     

    Burning off the alcohol calories after Jim McGarry’s 40th weekend Burning off the alcohol calories...

     
  • Barcelona

    Barcelona

    Sep 22, 2017 22:00

     

    Last year I took the kids to Portland during harvest. This year, with Max a year older, we ventured a little further…...

     
  • The Basque Country

    The Basque Country

    Sep 21, 2017 22:00

     

    After a night in Barcelona, we woke early and hopped on the high speed train across the country to San Sebastian. It was...

     
  • Washington Boys Tour

    Washington Boys Tour

    Aug 26, 2017 12:00

     

    This week we had an unusual alignment of events: no nanny, grandparents out of town, no school for Max, Lilia back at school,...

     
  • 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...

     
  • 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...

     
  • 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...

     
  • 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...

     
  • The Tweed Coast

    The Tweed Coast

    Mar 10, 2017 1:00

     

    We jumped at the opportunity to stop in on Todd and Celia on the picturesque Tweed Coast on our way to Adelaide this week,...

     
  • Harvest Trip to Oregon

    Harvest Trip to Oregon

    Sep 27, 2016 20:09

     

    While Mum was in the peak of harvest the three of us took a trip to Oregon this last weekend. One of my earliest memories...

     
  • Weekend in Visalia

    Weekend in Visalia

    Aug 21, 2016 15:25

     

    Getting the kids ready in Santa Rosa Getting the kids ready in Santa Rosa Over the Central...

     
  • The Eastern Sierras

    The Eastern Sierras

    Jul 30, 2016 18:00

     

    Our route across Central California Before breakfast on July 21 we all hopped in The Tank 2.0 and set off for our long awaited...

     
  • A Weekend in Avila

    A Weekend in Avila

    Jun 27, 2016 18:24

     

    Awesome weekend visiting the McGarrys down in Avila Beach. Great to get back to SLO and enjoy some beach time with the kids! ...

     
  • Honduras

    Honduras

    Apr 7, 2015 19:56

     

    It’d been almost two-and-a-half years since our week in French Polynesia with the Bakkers, way too long between tropical...

     
  • Park City

    Park City

    Feb 14, 2015 19:14

     

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  • Christmas in Australia

    Christmas in Australia

    Dec 28, 2014 3:08

     

    We ventured to Adelaide for Christmas this year, the first time we’ve been in Adelaide for the holiday season since...

     
  • Disneyland!

    Disneyland!

    Jun 16, 2013 13:43

     

    Lisa had to host a winemaker dinner at Steakhouse 55 at Disneyland on Friday night, she also visited some clients around...

     
  • A Birthday Down Under

    A Birthday Down Under

    Mar 29, 2013 14:23

     

    Lilia turned two last week so we took the opportunity to enjoy some of the last days of summer in Australia and celebrated...