Don on June 19th, 2016

Sunday: (06/19) Today I’ll be off on the train to Dunsmuir to start another section hike of the PCT. I’ve decided to head Southbound again. Here are links to my hike plans for these sections: Dunsmuir to Belden Belden to Lake Tahoe My hike actually starts tomorrow morning. I do hope that the forming hot spell isn’t […]

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Don on June 19th, 2016

Sunday: (06/19) Today is Father’s Day. I usually don’t pay much attention to any holiday. We tend to celebrate holiday’s mostly on a convenient day before or after the actual holiday by going to dinner. The convenient day is a day when the crowds are less. I don’t remember much about my fathers early years. […]

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Don on June 15th, 2016

Wednesday: (06/15) A nice sunny day this morning. However, there is a winter storm in Northern California. Above is a photo of Dawn’s new book reader stand that Lou made. I plan on restarting my PCT hike this Sunday in Northern California. Specifically I’ll restart in Dunsmuir and hike toward Lake Tahoe.  While it’s raining […]

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Don on June 14th, 2016

Tuesday: (06/14) Breakfast at Jack’s Restaurant in San Mateo. We then went to the nearby San Mateo County Fair. It’s our closest fair. It is shrinking though. The art and writing sections are still good. We checked out all the usual, though shrinking things like animals and 4H. 4H still had a nice cake booth […]

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Don on June 7th, 2016

Tuesday: (06/07) Granola and banana for breakfast. Lou was off grocery shopping early and had an appointment later in the morning. Leftover chicken crepes for lunch. I pretty much tinkered inside or gardened all day. I prepared my hiking plans in various versions. Looks like I’ll be doing some more Southbound hiking starting at Dunsmuir. […]

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Don on June 6th, 2016

Monday: (06/06) I had set two alarms to make sure I was up early for my hike. My hikes usually start at 0930 but Judy had set this one to start at 0700. She had to drop out and asked me to lead the hike in her place. I had already signed up for it […]

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Don on June 3rd, 2016

Friday: (06/03) Open faced egg bacon and cheese sandwiches this morning. I also pulled weeds and trimmed the berries which were invading the garden spot.I spent some time working in the greenhouse planting some vegetables. Lou and Dawn were out much of the day. They did return about 1500 and brought me a late lunch of […]

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Don on June 2nd, 2016

Thursday: (06/02) We had leftovers for Breakfast and Dinner. Lunch was at the San Benito Deli in Half Moon Bay. We drove over to Half Moon Bay about 1100. On the way we stopped at several of the nurserys on Highway 92, the road to the beach. We then explored the shops downtown. Dawn did […]

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Don on June 1st, 2016

Wednesday: (06/01) Dawn made mango cashew smoothies for breakfast. About 1400 we went over to Cubberly Park to the Bernie Sanders Rally. It was a hot day of 84 degrees. Bernie arrive at the appointed 1430 and spoke for 45 minutes providing his ideas for the country. He said nothing I disagree with unlike some […]

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