Don on October 1st, 2016

Saturday: (10/01) Up really early and headed off to San Jose. I stopped for breakfast at McDonald’s. I am attending the Silicon Valley Code Camp. I’ve attended several times but this year I decided to volunteer to help as well. I needed to be at Evergreen Valley College by 0750 to place signs around campus. […]

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Don on May 12th, 2016

Thursday: (05/12) I took the day off today. Lou and Dawn were off to San Jose. I managed to wear myself out these past three┬ádays climbing around the RV and under the kitchen counters. I spent some time with online video training courses and napping. In the evening I took a walk up into the […]

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Don on October 31st, 2015

Saturday: (10/31) We started with the weekly shopping. Not a good day. I was enjoying my morning on the computer when it died, dead. So, buying a new laptop went to the top of the list. Meanwhile, it ruined my day. Fortunately, there is likely no loss of data like all my recent photos both […]

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Don on October 28th, 2015

Wednesday: (10/28) A nice sunny morning when I awoke. It did become overcast about 0900 but we never got any of the forecast rain today. Since I was on rainy day schedule, Dawn and I visited the Computer History Museum in Mountain View. I haven’t ever visited before. I did donate a couple of my […]

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Don on October 3rd, 2015

Saturday: (10/03) I was up early to head down to Evergreen Valley College in South San Jose to the Silicon Valley Code Camp. It’s their first time there. usually it’s been at Foothill College in Los Altos, a lot easier to get to. I stopped for breakfast at Jack In The Box on the way. […]

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Don on July 22nd, 2015

Wednesday: (07/22) Lou and Dawn made more peach blintzes for breakfast. I headed off to San Jose on the bus and trolley to a meeting at our local transit agency. They are developing a system of beacons at stations and on vehicles that will be used to provide information to customers. The are sponsoring a […]

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Don on February 25th, 2015

Wednesday: (02/25) Helen and Lou had an appointment. I relaxed at home most of the┬áday. We did stop by the grand opening of the Bakersfield Sprout’s Market in the afternoon. My laptop is sick so I was busy trying to get things backed up before loosing something. One of Lou’s baked omelets for breakfast. Hot […]

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Don on October 25th, 2014

Saturday: (10/25) I was up early and walked down to the San Jose Tech Museum. I was there to attend my first Hackathon. A hackathon is a bunch of programmers getting together to program solutions, in this case mobile applications using some of the open data sources provided by government agencies and others. This event […]

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Don on October 12th, 2014

Saturday: (10/11) I’m busy all this weekend at the the Silicon Valley Code Camp. It is a free get together of programmers each year at Foothill College in Los Altos, California. There are about 4500 attendees including a kids program. The speakers are leaders in the computer programming areas. I attend for brain exercise and […]

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Don on June 15th, 2014

Saturday: (06/14) Made to the day after Friday the 13th so all is well. I made corned beef hash and eggs for breakfast. Lou’s able to get outside now so we enjoyed our morning tea in the back yard. I plucked almost all the apricots from the tree. I left only a few to be […]

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