Don on June 30th, 2015

Tuesday: (06/30) Another hot day. More shop cleanup today. Smoothies ala Dawn for breakfast. Chinese chicken salads for lunch.Gnochi with grilled red peppers for dinner

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Don on June 29th, 2015

Monday: (06/29) I made breakfast sandwiches to start our day. I picked up Jessica at 0915 and we headed up to Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve to meet the other Sand Jose Mid-Week Hikers. We hiked 5.73 with a 1031 foot elevation change and an overall climb of 2028 feet. We got a good […]

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Don on June 28th, 2015

Sunday: (06/28) We started with an appointment in Sunnyvale. When we got home, I made corned beef hash and eggs for breakfast. The corned beef was some that Lou smoked a few days ago giving the hash a new taste. I spent the rest of the day cleaning and organizing my shop. I prefer doing […]

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Don on June 27th, 2015

Saturday: (06/27)  I walked over to  L&L Hawaiian BBQ and got my sausage, egg, and cheese English muffin sandwich and a donut for breakfast. I guess I have become so lazy that I visit L&L far too often but do enjoy it.  I am doing my first hike with a different Meetup hiking group, the Northern California […]

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Don on June 26th, 2015

Friday: (06/26) I walked over to  L&L Hawaiian BBQ and got my sausage, egg, and cheese English muffin sandwich and a maple bar for breakfast which I enjoyed with a in our backyard. I did some watering before heading off for a hike. I met my hiking buddies, San Jose Mid-Week Hikers Meetup Group, in […]

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Don on June 25th, 2015

Thursday: (06/25) Lou and Dawn were out early for dental appointments, Yesterday after lunch I noticed that my one remaining baby tooth had a chunk broken off. It’s my left canine tooth. I called for a dental appointment this morning and will see the dentist this afternoon. I made myself a nice breakfast sandwich when […]

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Don on June 24th, 2015

Wednesday: (06/24) Granola and banana for breakfast. I worked all day on cleaning the shop and rebuilding the old dresser that is used to store all our hardware. In my youth, 55-60 years ago, it was a shared dresser with my brother. It needed some rebuilding because it’s been carrying a heavy load in al […]

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Don on June 23rd, 2015

Tuesday: (06/23) Today is my Father’s Day. We always try to avoid the crowds so defer things like Father’s Day Dinners to alternate days. I decided I wanted to go to 99 Bottles Of Beer in Santa Cruz for my dinner and this was the first convenient day to get out of town for it. […]

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Don on June 22nd, 2015

Monday: (06/22) Breakfast at L&L. Jessica picked me up to carpool to Portola Valley for a hike around the Coal Mine Ridge area led by Jonathan. While the GPS track looks like we were lost, we were not. But we did cover a lot of the trails on the hill. Nice group of hikers. Chili […]

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Don on June 20th, 2015

Saturday: (06/20) We are fortunate recently to have weather that is dynamic. Hot one day cool the next. The cool days are best. Saturday morning shopping run. Lou made apricot pancakes for breakfast. We had only a delicious few apricots this year. Lou and I each spend the day cleaning up, me my shop and […]

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