Don on November 22nd, 2016

Tuesday: (11/22) Lou dropped Ernie and I off at the train depot. We caught the 0837 train to San Francisco. In San Francisco we got breakfast at Subway then headed to the auto show at Moscone Center. Much of the show was underneath the above plaza. We looked at a bunch of cars there both […]

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Don on November 21st, 2016

Monday: (11/21) I made a sausage, cheese, and egg sandwich for breakfast. I carpooled up to San Francisco to Stern Grove . We met our flow hikers there. 9 of us hiked the Bay Area Ridge Trail (BART) from Stern Grove To the Arguello Gate of the Presidio. Along the way we took side trips […]

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Don on November 18th, 2016

Friday: (11/18) I made a sausage, egg and cheese sandwich for breakfast. My carpool passenger was running late and decided to go on her own. I headed off to a hike at Sunol Regional Park. Neal was leading the hike up to McGuire Peaks, This was a nice 11.4 mile hike. Nice weather, nice cows, […]

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Don on November 17th, 2016

Thursday: (11/17) Dawn had an early dentist appointment so we delayed breakfast. We headed down to Gilroy with the intent of having breakfast at the Longhouse Restaurant. it was closed with a sign saying it was being remodeled. Hope it’s OK. We had to go to the Black Bear restaurant instead. After that we went […]

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Don on November 14th, 2016

Monday: (11/14) Cereal for breakfast. We made a Costco run this morning. I picked up a chicken bake there  for lunch. The rest of the day was spent tinkering. Chicken and baked potatoes for dinner. Tuesday: (11/15) Popcorn and sausage for breakfast. Lou and Dawn were out on the town at Eastridge Mall in San […]

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Don on November 13th, 2016

Sunday: (11/13) Last night I preformed a long procrastinated task and trimmed my beard and hair. I was up early to prepare my pack, fix a nice sausage egg and cheese breakfast and head off North of San Francisco to the Marin headlands area of Golden Gate National Park. I met my fellow San Jose […]

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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 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 May 14th, 2016

Saturday: (05/14) I did a few cleanup jobs disposing of stuff in the recycle bin and some pruning and flowerbed cleanup. I also opened up the bra I bought for the Jeep and I think I’ve decided it wont work mostly because of the towing setup. I may look at it again later. Otherwise I […]

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Don on September 26th, 2015

Here is a song with many Yogi-isms. https://youtu.be/5xwfFc-42k4 I found this song by John McCutcheon because I heard another song of his poking fun at our former President Bush’s similar problems with the English language.

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