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Travel Blogs from Palo Alto
We started on the 49-mile drive around the city by heading for the Financial District. We headed onto the Bay Bridge. The bridge has two levels, when you head out of the city you are underneath, when you come back you are on the top. We went to Treasure Island which is an island that is out in the bay and half way across the bridge. There were great views of the city back across the ...
Met Bill and Becky's friends Deke and Kristen and their three kids. they joined us for a RIB FEST at the McIntosh residence and there was much merriment and wine and guitar playing and when the kids got sick of all the fun they put themselves to bed at 11pm. Nice. Got plenty of great tips for Yosemite as Deke and the kids were there yesterday. Jim bought second hand ...
... and Eileen shared at having their entire family at the airport, the tears of Lila and Ellie, and the lack of tears from Eileen suprised him the most, he also remembered walking out into the open when they arrived in California and being amazed at the summer weather in the middle of January.
The first few weeks in their new home had been a whirlwind of emotion and discovery. The new sights, smells and experiences ensured that the first 2 seemed like much ...
... both love garage sales and finding cool deals. She
got a wonderful projector so the kids could watch movies on a white sheet
outside in the yard. It was almost like being at the Imax theatres!. After the
movies the kids enjoyed "shadow dancing" in front of the projector. Chris took
some creative pictures of their silhouettes. I don't know who had more fun, the
kids or Erin or Chris!!
The next day we took the kids to a campus ...
... have funny stories, because there is always humor. There will be photos. There will be disappointment. There will be compassion, both expressed and needed. There will be cooperation and frustration.
I hope you will follow me on this trip. It's a first for me and so I expect a lot of unexpecteds and I look forward to sharing them with you.