Don on October 29th, 2013

Sunday: (10/27) Fall is really bring in cooler weather recently Lou put a pot roast in the crock pot in the morning. I loaded the cement mixer and jackhammer into the Jeep to take to San Jose. I completed doing the laundry. Leftover corned beef hash with eggs for breakfast. Pot Roast for dinner. Monday: (10/28) […]

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Don on October 26th, 2013

Saturday: (10/26) A busy day, for one of my recent weekends. Of course, we started with a shopping run to Walmart, Safeway and Sprouts for groceries. We always try to go early, 0700, to beat the crowds. For breakfast I prepared corned beef hash and eggs. In the afternoon, Lou’s friend Connie stopped by for […]

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Don on October 25th, 2013

Friday: (10/25) Today was hike day. I met my San Jose Mid-week Hikers Group at Rancho San Antonio Park for a hike. I had 14 fellow hikers for this 7.5 mile hike in the Rogue Valley with only a 827 foot overall climb. Jack In The Box supreme croissant sandwich for breakfast. Hot dogs for […]

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Don on October 19th, 2013

Saturday: (10/19) Our first effort was the weekly grocery shopping run before the crowds. The other major effort of the day was a Breaking Bad marathon. We don’t have cable so with our Netflix subscription, we have a bundle of potential series to catch up on and seem to do marathons to do them. Corned […]

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Don on October 18th, 2013

Friday: (10/18) I fixed yogurt with diced apples for Lou and Dawn. Dawn managed to get food poisoning from our BBQ last night. Last night someone broke the drivers windshield wiper arm off the RV. It will be fun locating a replacement. I removed the damaged arm. View Larger Map Then it was time to […]

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Don on October 14th, 2013

Saturday: (10/12) Grocery shopping day early this morning. We headed out at 0700 to Walmart to avoid the crowds. By 0800 The Milk Pail and Sprouts are open to complete our shopping. In the afternoon, Courtney and her sister Dawn, visiting from North Dakota, stopped by for a visit. Lou made bacon eggs and fried potatoes for […]

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Don on October 11th, 2013

  Friday: (10/11) I hiked the old Page Mill Trail and part of the Ancient Oaks Trail today.   The Old page Mill Trail goes down an old roadbed through a nice forested area. At the bottom, the road/trail is washed out and the trail ends   I led my San Jose Mid-Week Hikers group and didn’t loose […]

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Don on October 8th, 2013

Monday: (10/07) I left Palo Alto about 1000 and stopped by the bank, then did a little shopping then finally got to San Jose. Along the way, I stopped for donuts for my breakfast. Lunch was a little pizza from Sprouts which wasn’t  bad. After lunch, I stripped off my masking, which on the windows […]

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Don on October 6th, 2013

Saturday: (10/05) This weekend was a busy Herd-Of-Nerds weekend. Every year some generous software vendors support a free conference at Foothill College called the Silicon Valley Code Camp. I have attended a couple of previous events and they are always interesting. They are also free and include lunch. What more could a nerd want. Programming […]

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Don on October 4th, 2013

Friday:  (10/04) Breakfast at McDonald’s, a sausage egg and cheese McGriddle sandwich. I picked up a fellow hiker at the train station and drove up to the Longridge OSP trailhead where I met the other hikers from our San Jose Mid-Week Hikers Group. I was the leader for the hike. We hiked a total of […]

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