Hiking in Timber Hill

A lovely warm day in the middle of January! We went for a hike in Timber Hill, about 10 minutes from our home, and I decided to do some Acros (monochrome) shooting with my Fuji X-T2 and the kit lens…

  • January 19, 2021

Rainy day paintball

I took Colin to play paintball with some of his friends. Kevin was kind enough to coach them through the day. I sat in the car and just chatted to the other parents through open car windows 🤣

  • January 2, 2021

Christmas Tree 2020

We borrowed Bruce’s fantastic 1953 Dodge truck and picked out a Christmas tree. Ho ho ho!

  • December 6, 2020

Lunch at Angele

Maureen and I treated ourselves to a lunch at Angele, a fantastic little French restaurant in downtown Napa. Their patio was perfect for a Coronavirus-safe meal to belatedly celebrate Bastille day.

  • July 19, 2020

Daniel is 15!

We celebrated Daniel’s 15th birthday this week with a surprise camping night with his friends (no adults or siblings) and also a nice dinner (~6 ft apart…) with the family the following night.

  • June 12, 2020

Napa’s worst climbs

I used Strava to plot the worst/steepest climbs around Napa against each other.

  • April 25, 2020

Star Trek: Voyager

I wanted to quickly write down this tune from Star Trek: Voyager and found this super cool library for writing music notation called abcjs

  • April 8, 2020

Colin’s Podcast

Colin’s school assignment was to create a Podcast of someone who changed the world. He chose a Samurai named Miyamoto Musashi.

  • February 23, 2020

Violin Concert

With all the school activities and playing French Horn in the Napa Valley Youth Symphony, Daniel decided to take a break from his violin. This is the last concert (for now) that he played on February 23, 2020 with his…

  • February 23, 2020