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  • Skyfaring

    Skyfaring

    Nov 1, 2015 12:00

     

    Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot, Mark Vanhoenacker Rating: ★★★★☆  Amazon: In the...

     
  • Happy Halloween 2015!

    Happy Halloween 2015!

    Oct 31, 2015 19:58

     

    Trick or treating down Johnson Street in Healdsburg Trick or treating down Johnson Street in Healdsburg...

     
  • Solo Over Sonoma

    Solo Over Sonoma

    Oct 31, 2015 13:13

     

    Training solo in some Class D airspace today. Making calls to the control tower and mixing in with all the commercial jets...

     
  • Windsor Gymnastics

    Windsor Gymnastics

    Oct 23, 2015 14:07

     

    Max, Mia and Lilia at Windsor Gymnastics this morning. Friday morning at Windsor gymnastics Friday...

     
  • Pumpkin Patch

    Pumpkin Patch

    Oct 11, 2015 9:33

     

    A trip to the Petaluma pumpkin patch to choose our pumpkins for Halloween A trip to the Petaluma pumpkin patch...

     
  • The Lonely Sea

    The Lonely Sea

    Oct 1, 2015 12:00

     

    The Lonely Sea, Yvette Allum Rating: ★★★½☆  Amazon: The extraordinary story of...

     
  • Benji Turns One

    Benji Turns One

    Sep 26, 2015 15:09

     

    A fun day in the park in Petaluma for Benji’s first birthday! Fun day in the park in Petaluma for Benji’s...

     
  • More Beach!

    More Beach!

    Sep 19, 2015 13:27

     

    Can’t get enough of this place with these clear mornings… Can’t get enough of this...

     
  • Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld

    Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld

    Sep 14, 2015 14:09

     

    Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld, Jake Halpern Rating: ★★★½☆  Credit...

     
  • The Beach at Jenner

    The Beach at Jenner

    Sep 12, 2015 13:19

     

     
  • Harvest Morning at the Beach

    Harvest Morning at the Beach

    Sep 5, 2015 13:25

     

    More Saturday adventures with Dad during harvest More Saturday adventures with Dad during harvest...

     
  • After School Swim

    After School Swim

    Sep 1, 2015 19:36

     

    Lilia requested a dip after school today Lilia requested a dip after school today Lilia requested...

     
  • Adventures with Dad

    Adventures with Dad

    Aug 29, 2015 18:31

     

    They were both exhausted by the end of the day, but the California Academy of Sciences today was definitely a huge hit! ...

     
  • Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice

    Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice

    Aug 25, 2015 10:55

     

    Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice, Bill Browder Rating: ★★★★☆  Browder’s...

     
  • Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness

    Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness

    Aug 25, 2015 10:34

     

    Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness, Susannah Cahalan Rating: ★★★★½  I couldn’t...

     
  • Owen Turns Two

    Owen Turns Two

    Aug 22, 2015 21:02

     

    Dressed and ready to go Nora and Grandpa Stephanie and Ben Owen’s birthday...

     
  • First Soccer Practice

    First Soccer Practice

    Aug 19, 2015 19:25

     

    All was going well until a mini Diego Maradona stole the ball from her: instant tears and she wouldn’t go back on the...

     
  • Fire!

    Fire!

    Aug 15, 2015 9:00

     

    A little too close for comfort this one. 20 feet from the back deck! 11 engines, two air tankers and a helicopter to put...

     
  • Presents for a Week

    Presents for a Week

    Aug 14, 2015 17:00

     

    With all the presents to open, and Max wanting to play with each one as soon as it was open, it took us almost a week to...

     
  • Big Max Turns Two!

    Big Max Turns Two!

    Aug 11, 2015 19:08

     

    Lisa had the brilliant idea of having Max’s second birthday at Howarth Park in Santa Rosa. Was a beautiful day, and...