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    Aug 9, 2013 14:53


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  • Jumping Bean

    Jumping Bean

    Jul 28, 2013 13:10


    When she was a baby she never really embraced the Johnny Jump Up.  It has a new lease on life these days!

  • Quiet


    Jul 25, 2013 9:03


      Quiet, Susan Cain Rating: ★★★★☆  Definitely a personal favorite of mine,...

  • Tubes


    Jul 5, 2013 12:32


    Tubes, Andrew Blum Rating: ★★★½☆  Disclaimer: I am a bit of a nerd deep down (or...

  • Bad Pharma

    Bad Pharma

    Jul 5, 2013 12:22


    Bad Pharma, Ben Goldacre Rating: ★★★★☆  What an eye-opener!  I had no preconceived...

  • Call You Maybe

    Call You Maybe

    Jun 30, 2013 13:09


  • Cabin With The Bakkers

    Cabin With The Bakkers

    Jun 24, 2013 16:10


    One last adventure before we take it easy for a month or two and stay close to home in case Valtenbergs Junior II comes knocking....

  • 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...

  • Memorial Day Weekend at the Cabin

    Memorial Day Weekend at the Cabin

    May 29, 2013 20:25


    We scored some magic weather for four days over the Memorial Day long weekend up in the mountains. Kevin, Annie, Graham...

  • Mother’s Day at Dolores Park

    Mother’s Day at Dolores Park

    May 12, 2013 13:03


  • The Sugar King of Havana

    The Sugar King of Havana

    May 3, 2013 9:32


    The Sugar King of Havana, John Paul Rathbone Rating: ★☆☆☆☆  I found this book on...

  • Tennessee Valley Beach

    Tennessee Valley Beach

    Apr 27, 2013 14:12


  • Exposure


    Apr 15, 2013 8:04


    Exposure, Michael Woodford Rating: ★★★★☆  I remember the day Woodford blew the whistle...

  • 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...

  • President’s Day Weekend at the Cabin

    President’s Day Weekend at the Cabin

    Feb 18, 2013 14:21


    We took advantage of the long weekend for President’s Day and headed up to the mountains for a few days at the cabin,...

  • The Bakkers Visit San Francisco

    The Bakkers Visit San Francisco

    Feb 11, 2013 8:07


    Lisa and Brooke were in Sacramento for a girls weekend so Kevin came up to Tiburon with Anna and Sophia and stayed with Lilia...

  • Cleaning the Chairs

    Cleaning the Chairs

    Feb 5, 2013 19:15


    Always a help on weekends around the house!

  • Early Birthdays

    Early Birthdays

    Feb 3, 2013 12:32


    The Youngs are off on a sojourn to Palm Springs for a month or so, so are going to miss Lisa and Lilia’s birthdays....

  • At The Gym

    At The Gym

    Jan 29, 2013 6:29


    A few short clips off Mum’s iPhone from the gym today…

  • Tenderfoot


    Jan 13, 2013 17:20


    Some stills from the GoPro yesterday…