Notebook
December 31st, 2008 by grant

Had a nice lunch with Jon today at Yankee Pier in Santana Row. I had the Scallop Risotto special, very yummy! Jon had some boring salad. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 28th, 2008 by grant

While I was in San Diego, Rhea gave me a piece of Durian Candy. I’ve heard of durian but never had it. It smelled fine, it tasted alright, but man those Durian farts later that night were terrible. SD880IS Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 28th, 2008 by grant

Six months after Mommie & Daddy’s Golden Wedding Anniversary party (I) in the Philippines, Auntie Puring hosted another party (II) in San Diego coinciding with the actual wedding date, December 27.  I got sick so I wasn’t planning on going but it was an important party so I couldn’t miss it. It was great to […]

December 26th, 2008 by grant

This Christmas sucked! I caught a bug and was out sick, Sandy went to visit family in San Diego and I missed the Nakamatsu Christmas Party! Enough about my woes… Hope everyone else had a Merry Christmas. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 21st, 2008 by grant

We had a little get together tonight with Jim, Kelly Steve & Diane. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 21st, 2008 by grant

For some unknown reason a trio of Pelicans have decided to stake out a claim in our lagoon. They do have to contend with those pesky Cormorants though. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 19th, 2008 by grant

I had to go to Las Vegas on Wednesday, in what I thought would be a quick day trip. I took a jacket thinking it might be a little cold at night and wouldn’t you know it, it snowed like you wouldn’t believe (well for Vegas). All outgoing flights were canceled and I didn’t bring […]

December 14th, 2008 by grant

I’ve been holding out on using the heater to save a bit of money and just to see who would complain first… I lost today. Boy did Sandy give me a hard time. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 13th, 2008 by grant

Woke up early so we could get breakfast at my favorite local eatery Bips Broiler and then do some Christmas shopping at Target. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 7th, 2008 by grant

We met Tita Flor, Ate Anna & Steve for dinner tonight at Kincaid’s in Jack London Square. Sandy had the Duck Confit & I had the Lobster Mac & Cheese, delicious! Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 6th, 2008 by grant

Tonight at our local Towne Center Shopping Plaza. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 6th, 2008 by grant

Sandy made a pasta sauce out of my leftover chicken stuffing made from broccoli, cheese, Portuguese sausage and mushrooms. She topped it off with toasted almonds, yummy! Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

December 5th, 2008 by grant

A far cry from earlier this year (June). Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite