Don on July 18th, 2015

Saturday: (07/18) Leftovers for breakfast. Lou was under the weather so we didn’t do our Saturday shopping run. I worked in the shop installing a hanging shelf on the wall I just added the paneling to. I made it high enough to roll all the stuff that’s been blocking things up. Welding tanks, scooters, etc. […]

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Don on July 17th, 2015

Friday: (07/17) The usual trail breakfast from L&L. Heidi met me at my place and we stopped to pick up Jessica and headed off to Portola State Park for our hike. Fortunately the 86 degree weather forecast was changed to a high of 78 and we enjoyed a nice hike. I wish we would have […]

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Don on July 14th, 2015

Tuesday: (07/14) Granola for breakfast. I spent the morning tinkering on the computer. Lou and Dawn had an exercise class in the morning then headed to Santa Cruz for the day. After a nice tuna and cheese sandwich, I finally got to work. I watered the yard since today is one of our two allowed […]

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Don on July 13th, 2015

Monday: (07/13) Breakfast from L&L Hawaiian as usual. I drove North to meet at El Corta Madera OSP for the hike. We piled into a couple of cars and drove to the other side of the preserve to start our hike. Eight hikers in all, 7.3 miles loop route, 1050 elevation change, 2995 feet overall […]

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Don on July 11th, 2015

Saturday: (07/11) The usual grocery shopping run to start. I got breakfast at the Walmart McDonald’s Lou just gets a coffee and eats real food later. I made a run to the Hazardous Waste station to get rid of some nasty chemicals and such. I was busy in the shop later. We had sausage and […]

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Don on July 10th, 2015

Friday: (07/10) Rain last night. I led a hike through Four Open Spce Preserves. Seventeen hikers hiked through Russian Ridge OSP, then through Coal Creek OSP, on through Monte Bello OSP and finaly through Skyline OSP returning to our start. a 7.5 mile hike. After a shower and lunch I did some work in the […]

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Don on July 8th, 2015

Wednesday: (07/08) I was busy building a shelf above the hardware chest of drawers. I used some angle iron and scrwed it together with self drilling screws then cut plywood shelves for it. It is intended for more 17 liter plastic tubs to store more hardware, painting supplies, rope and cords, etc. I’ll have room […]

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Don on July 7th, 2015

Tuesday: (07/07) Dawn and I took the train up to San Francisco today. For some reason the train was really crowded so I stood and Dawn sat on the floor in a wheelchair area. We had breakfast up by Golden Gate Park at the Crepevine Restaurant. Then I showed Dawn where I’d seen an intresting […]

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Don on July 6th, 2015

Monday: (07/06) I had to be in San Jose by 0800 this morning to meet a tree crew trimming the neighbors tree. The tree is huge and covers half of our back yard as well. I parked at the house and walked through the San Jose State campus to look at all the construction projects […]

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Don on July 4th, 2015

Saturday: (07/04) Holidays like weekends don’t mean the same thing to folks who don’t work. Still, it’s nice they come around every so often. Lou and I started with our usual shopping run. Then we had granola for breakfast. Lou and Dawn were busy cleaning house and preparing for our company for inner. I pruned […]

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