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  • 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!


    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...

  • 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,...

  • A Sprinkling of Snow

    A Sprinkling of Snow

    Feb 26, 2017 8:24


    Had a fresh sprinkling overnight for some great conditions today. Max dropped the Edgie Wedgie, kids is going to be tearing...

  • Healdsburg Center for the Arts

    Healdsburg Center for the Arts

    Feb 24, 2017 19:59


    Feeling quite honored to have Lilia’s artwork on exhibit at the Healdsburg Center for the Arts along with 27 other...

  • 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...

  • Tahoe Weekend with the Bakkers

    Tahoe Weekend with the Bakkers

    Feb 5, 2017 10:27


    Lisa all alone Fresh tracks on Judah Fresh tracks on Judah On the chairlift...

  • Tahoe Powder Week

    Tahoe Powder Week

    Jan 29, 2017 9:23


    With the most snowfall for the month of January on record we couldn’t resist a last minute trip up to the mountains...

  • MLK Weekend

    MLK Weekend

    Jan 15, 2017 21:10


    A day in Old Town Sac, night at a swanky hotel and then up to the mountains to enjoy some of this amazing new snow. I’m...

  • Ski Date

    Ski Date

    Jan 9, 2017 16:00


    Thanks for facilitating a ski date for us Grandma and Pop Pop! Quick trip up to Sugar Bowl with the missus ...

  • Sonoma Storm

    Sonoma Storm

    Jan 8, 2017 15:45


    An amazing amount of water around here at the moment… There sure is an amazing amount of water around here...

  • Skillmaster 2017

    Skillmaster 2017

    Jan 8, 2017 15:37


    It was another very fun few days in Visalia this year for the annual Skillmaster race. Cars, bikes, quads and the dairy,...

  • Merry Christmas!

    Merry Christmas!

    Dec 25, 2016 10:48



  • Christmas Eve

    Christmas Eve

    Dec 25, 2016 10:41


    And so it begins… And so it begins… And so it begins… And so it...

  • The Magical Christmas Train

    The Magical Christmas Train

    Dec 23, 2016 15:48


    Mendocino County’s Skunk Train turned into the Magical Christmas Train for our ride today! Mendocino County’s...

  • Academy of Sciences

    Academy of Sciences

    Dec 20, 2016 11:37


    An afternoon at the magical Academy of Sciences with Wild Man. He was so exhausted by the time we left that he couldn’t...

  • ICD 2016

    ICD 2016

    Dec 19, 2016 18:55


    Even though two of the key immigrants were absent, lots of fun this weekend in Alexander Valley for the fourth annual Immigrant...

  • Little Rippers

    Little Rippers

    Dec 4, 2016 15:26


    Started the season off with some spring skiing in December yesterday! Starting off the season with some spring...