Notebook
March 30th, 2012 by grant

I can’t remember where I saw this, but it was a recipe for bread pudding using Krispy Kreme donuts! I just modified a bread pud recipe. It turned out a bit too sweet, I suppose it was because of the sugar in the donuts. I’ll keep trying. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 29th, 2012 by grant

I didn’t cook a single meal while Sandy was gone. So tonight I broke out of my rut and made Sandy a asparagus & mushroom risotto. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 28th, 2012 by grant

The DR just recently moved to a new location so we thought it was a good time to revisit it. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 25th, 2012 by grant

A day after Sandy came home, Beng was in transition from Manila to San Diego and had a layover in SFO so we picked him up and went out for dinner at Patio Filipino.   Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 25th, 2012 by grant

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March 24th, 2012 by grant

Bunny was in town for the CMAT in Berkeley so of course I insisted she sneak away so we could have lunch. Skates was close by so we enjoyed a quiet brunch. She had the Eggs Benedict Florentine & I had the Grilled Mahi Mahi. This was followed up by a small, small piece of […]

March 23rd, 2012 by grant

It arrived Thurs the 7th via UPS. My 1st impressions? Things I like: Low light performance – Image quality – Hot shoe – Remote release. Things I don’t like: Min focusing distance 7.9″ (1.2″ with my S100) – Itz a bit chunky, but much smaller than a full size DSLR – Manual lens cap – […]

March 23rd, 2012 by grant

Met up with Jim & Kelly for dinner at Pican. The meal was of course incredible. I loved my sorghum lacquered duck. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 23rd, 2012 by grant

Time for my annual maintenance Hawaii trip. I got to stay 2 days this time. Of course I had to have Ramen at Menchanko-Tei. New dessert find Frost City it’s a cross between shave ice & ice cream. Even the local chickens like to check out the Pali Lookout. Had a wonderful dinner with Roy […]

March 15th, 2012 by grant

Had dinner with Arlene tonight, Izakaya Ginji in San Mateo. I’ll definitely go back & bring Sandy. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 15th, 2012 by grant

Yesterday at Patterson… Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 11th, 2012 by grant

Uh for 2 weeks that is. Unfortunately our schedules could not be in sync so Sandy is going to the Philippines without me. We enjoyed our last meal at the Firewood Grill at SFO. See you in 2 weeks love. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 11th, 2012 by grant

We celebrated March Birthdays with some neighbors. Thanks to Bill & Lynn for hosting. Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 10th, 2012 by grant

We ran out to the local carnival by Oracle Arena to get some nightshots with my G1X.   Start Slide Show with PicLens Lite

March 5th, 2012 by grant

Today marks my 51st Birthday. Unfortunately I couldn’t get the day off so I figured I’d treat myself throughout the day. My morning started with Sandy handing me a lovely heart felt Birthday card. After a call in Rancho Cordova I stumbled upon a Pho eatery and while the Pho was just ok this poster […]