Lamb Roast at the Venters

Wow, what a wonderful evening at the Venters. They invited us over for a lamb roast with some of their friends in their back yard. In addition to half a lamb slow roasted on a rotisserie, we had Biltong, Boerewors,…

  • October 21, 2019

Italian Heritage Parade

A grand day out in San Francisco to watch the Italian Heritage Parade (aka Columbus Day Parade) and Fleet Week with the Blue Angels.

  • October 13, 2019

Homecoming Dance

Our first Homecoming Dance Pre-Party! We invited a bunch of kids (juniors) over to our house for dinner before going to their Homecoming Dance at Napa High School.

  • October 5, 2019

Mendocino Getaway

The kids went to an Orchestra camp so Maureen and I escaped to Mendocino for 2 nights. The drive is very twisty, but totally worth it. We stayed at the Glendeven Inn and had a great time relaxing, hiking around…

  • September 8, 2019

Sailing in the Bay

We had a great day out on the San Francisco Bay with Natalie and Decker on their sailboat. We started in Sausalito, then headed over to Tiburon for lunch at Sam’s

  • August 31, 2019

Napa High Marching Band

Daniel’s first performance with the Napa High School Marching Band. He plays the mellophone (a french horn equivalent for marching bands).

  • August 30, 2019


We bought a second hand bike for Colin (his first 700c) but he didn’t like the color. So we decided to do a custom paint job. And since I had just bought my Colnago we decided to name the bike…

  • June 1, 2019

Bottlerock 2019

Fun times at Bottlerock, made really special by Daniel performing on Saturday with the Napa Valley Youth Symphony.

  • May 28, 2019

My new ride… Colnago C64

After 12 years with my Look 585, I am upgrading to a new bike, the Colnago C64. This is the story of how I assembled this dream bike.

  • March 13, 2019

NV Youth Symphony Concert

Daniel had a great concert last night with the Napa Valley Youth Symphony. The Bridge Ensemble joined the NVYS and played this really fun piece called Legacy by Robert Langfield.

  • February 11, 2019