Work brought me to Monterey so I visited Kissing Rock.
Today we made our way up to Yountville to take Suka & Mariel to lunch at Coqueta, our 1st outing of 2022.
We took a walk then ended up jumping on the ferry and had lunch at OSHA Thai.
The Howlett’s gifted us with some lovely coffee from Bend OR. I thought of sending a photo of us drinking it, but decided to try my hand at video. I have no video experience as evidence from this clip.
Today we invaded Vanden’s house for a Christmas celebration (rapid test negative). Olivia got the rockstar treatment & I finally got to meet Suka.
Jon had a Christmas Eve party planned… Then just about everyone pulled out. We dropped by for a quick “Hi” & photos, but ended up staying for quite awhile (rapid test negative). On the technical side, I was getting some stray light that created all sorts of issues with the skin tones so I converted …
We invited the Yuen’s over for brunch. Chicken & waffles was on the menu. Nico didn’t finish his chicken and as a result Chris put him in an armbar until he apologized.
Went down to LA to visit Mom. Here is some random stuff.
For Arlene’s Birthday we took her to Limewood Bar & Restaurant. The duck hash was incredible.
We made rezzies at Safari West a number of months ago with the idea that this would be our Anniversary outing. The lack of availability meant we had to wait til September. On the way up we took a detour to Willi’s Wine Bar for lunch. It was well worth it. We stayed in a …