Dinner with the Cassianis and Truchards

We made grilled, braised short rib sandwiches with caramelized onions, petite basque cheese and arugula.  The Cassianis brought the appetizers and the Truchards brought dessert.  Awesome evening… 7 adults, 7 children.  Slow day today.

  • June 30, 2013

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

John Anthony’s Birthday Party

Maureen and I went to John’s birthday party tonight and it was great.  Good wine, good music, and a great group of people.  Watching the sunset over Napa Valley made me realize again how lucky we are to live here.

  • July 3, 2012

Dinner in the Schug Caves

We had a fantastic evening at Schug Winery. Ten of us went in on a Silent Auction lot (for Daniel’s School) and won a dinner in the Schug Caves, prepared by Kristine Schug, served by the headmaster, Frank Silva. It…

  • May 19, 2012

Maureen 39th Party

Fancy party to celebrate Maureen’s 39th. Lobster Robuchon!

  • February 26, 2011