Luc’s Birthday – Endeavor

We celebrated Luc’s 70th birthday (on Thanksgiving day) by taking a limo from Mission Viejo to LA to see the Space Shuttle Endeavor at the California Science Center.  The ride was a blast, and the Endeavor quite impressive.

  • November 23, 2012

10-year Anniversary – Wine Tour

Maureen and I celebrated our 10-year anniversary with a limo wine tour in Napa with our friends Laura, Gimmi, Decker and Natalie.  We had a blast, visiting Black Coyote, Jessup, and Elizabeth Spencer.  We had an excellent pizza lunch at…

  • November 18, 2012

Kids Fall Photo Shoot

Rachel Piersig ( did a great job on this Fall photo shoot.

  • November 14, 2012

Lawrence Hall of Science

For Labor Day, we headed over to Berkeley for some Vietnamese food (Pho) and visited the Lawrence Hall of Science high up in the Berkeley hills. Great trip for the kids as well as the adults.

  • September 4, 2012

Camping in Russian River Valley

Eight families spent two nights at Casini Ranch in Russian River, about 90 minutes from our home.  It was our first camping trip as a family and it was great to have all the other families around for the odd…

  • August 16, 2012

Kimball and Karin’s Wedding

We drove down to Solvang for Kimball and Karin’s wedding and had a blast. It was great fun seeing Eric and Dita also. It took us five and a half hours to drive there down the 101, which is much…

  • April 22, 2012

Easter Brunch in San Francisco

We had a very fancy brunch in the Palace Hotel in downtown San Francisco with Decker, Natalie and Rachel, and their friends Wendy, Amy, Gregg and Chloe. The dining room was fantastic, and I had to use Photosynth on my…

  • April 8, 2012

Playa del Carmen – pictures

We were going to spend Spring Break in Cancun, but after hearing about Playa del Carmen from a few friends (about an hour south of Cancun), we decided to change our plans and found a very nice rental at the…

  • March 31, 2012