Our Little Hideaway

This year, we decided we needed a place to get away from it all. Where to go, where to go? After much discussion — beach? mountains? desert?  — we found a wonderful house in Arnold, CA. Where is Arnold? Well, if you were to draw a straight line from S. Lake Tahoe to Yosemite and…

Scotch, haggis and Robert Burns

For the second year in a row, Craig and I celebrated “Burns Night” with some of our friends. Burns Night is a birthday celebration for the Scottish poet, Robert Burns. There are 8 in our group and we take up most of the rooms at the Pelican Inn, where the party is held. Our celebration…

We drove the Mini on this year’s Sarah’s Vineyard Rally. It’s such a fun day, meeting up with friends who all drive vintage cars and then driving through some of the beautiful countryside just south of San Jose. We end up at Sarah’s Vineyard in Gilroy, CA. We get to enjoy a lovely lunch (delicious…