Month: August 2015

Monterey County and Aromas Days – 8/30/2015

Mike here.  A drive through our local countryside and a local gathering called Aromas Days.   We hope you had a wonderful day.

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Windsor and the Sonoma Coast, California – 8/27/2015

August 27, 2015 (Thursday) Another gorgeous day in Sonoma County. It is just beautiful here. We got up and left around 10:30 AM to go to the food and wine pairing at the Kendall-Jackson Winery. We opted for tickets to

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Annadel State Park and Occidental, California – 8/26/2015

  August 26, 2015 (Wednesday) Today we lazed around in the morning until around 10:15 AM. At that point we walked across the street to the presentation center for the owner’s update. We ate a really nice breakfast (potatoes, omelets,

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Prunedale to Windsor, California – 8/25/2015

August 25, 2015 (While we were sitting around in Prunedale, waiting and basically doing nothing but planning – we saw some bonus time on the Worldmark site. We knew we wanted to go back to Windsor and San Francisco but

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Aptos and Santa Clara, California – 8/15/2015

The Aptos adventure was fun.  We visited some familiar haunts and went to Santa Clara to celebrate Arla’s birthday.  The time flew by. The week flew by and we had a nice visit with Bonnie when she got back.  Hope

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Running Y, Oregon to Sacramento, California – 8/13/2015

One night was not nearly enough at the Running Y.  We left, found an odd cafe for breakfast and made our way to Sacramento. Edie got us a free room, using Wyndham points, at a Hawthorne Inn and Suites.  It

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Running Y, Southern Oregon – 8/12/2015

Life has overtaken our blog.  We are so busy with other things that finding time to publish is difficult.  It is September 7th as I write this.  We are living in our studio apartment, waiting for our renter to move

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Victoria, BC – 8/6/2015

August 6, 2015 (Thursday) Larry and Renee left today to go back to Oregon. Michael dropped them off about 10 am for the 10:30 ferry. We watched from our balcony as they sailed by. They had all their bags and

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Vancouver Island, BC – 8/5/2015

August 5, 2015 (Wednesday) Jim and Anna left on the 10:30 AM ferry back to Port Angeles, Washington. Larry and Michael had taken a walk on the sea wall but Renee and I stood on the 9th floor balcony and

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Victoria, BC – 8/4/2015

August 4, 2015 (Tuesday) I got onto Groupon and saw a discount for the hop on and hop off bus ($75.00 for the 4 of us). We got it and eventually walked down to near the ferry building to get

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Il Covo Trattoria, Victoria, BC – 8/3/2015

August 3, 2015 (Monday) Michael’s birthday. Happy birthday beloved husband. Jim and Anna got over to our “home” around 9:00 AM and brought some of the most delicious paleo diet muffins. Yummy. Larry and Renee cooked everything else for breakfast.

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Victoria Symphony Splash – 8/2/2015

August 2, 2015 (Sunday) Today was all about the Victoria Symphony Splash. Larry had gotten up early to get his walk in and said it was filling up (around 9:00 AM) in the Inner Harbor. We hurriedly got everything together

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Port Angeles, Washington to Victoria, BC, Canada – 8/1/2015

August 1, 2015 (Saturday)   We were supposed to take the 10:30 AM ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria. Turns out the 10:30 AM ferry was the one coming back from Victoria. The reservation was for the same 12:30 PM

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