Don on December 20th, 2004

We left Refugio State Beach driving on the Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy 1) through LA.We stopped for lunch at Joe’s Restaurant in Redondo Beach. We don’t get to LA very often, but when we can we go to Joe’s for breakfast. It simply has the best breakfasts made. I had the John Wayne Special, home […]

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Don on December 19th, 2004

We stopped in San Luis Obispo and looked around some of the antique shops and bookstores. A nice downtown village.We stopped by to see the chewing gum alley. I don’t know how we could have missed this on our last visit. A narrow alley has chewing gum deposits on the brick walls on either side […]

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Don on December 18th, 2004

Lou and Dawn went to the Donkey Walk at Bol Park in Palo Alto. There are two community owned donkeys that live there. Today there was Christmas carolers and a parade of sorts. We hit the road after the Donkey Walk. Stopped in King City at San Lorenzo County Park.

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Don on December 9th, 2004

A couple of weeks ago, I went to Circuit City and bought a VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) device for the Vonage telephone service. When we were down at the Pinnacles last month, we had no service on our cell phones. The VOIP phone seemed like a way to have phone service almost anywhere because […]

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Don on December 7th, 2004

I’ve been enjoying supervising a water pipeline replacement project a couple of blocks away. I don’t know how they could do it without me?I finally got Lou’s car smogged, after 5 tests. It’s evidently considered a high risk car due to age, so it was sent to a “Test Only Station.” I don’t think there […]

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Don on December 6th, 2004

MR Milo, the fearless cat, is back to normal, maybe even nicer, now that the dogs are gone.“Mine, mine, mine!!”“I heard a flood was coming”

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