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Remembering 2012...






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January 2012


January 1
Bernal Heights Park
Also visit Dolores Park in San Francisco
January 8
Pigeon Point and Año Nuevo
Visit parks near Pescadero
January 11
Alberto Visits
Visit and dinner in San Francisco with Avelino
January 14
Get Together at Stephanie
Gift exchange at Morgan Hill



January 20 - 22
Weekend with friends in Northern California
January 26
US Figures Skating Championships
Women's Short program
January 28
Cedric’s 10th Birthday Luncheon
Lunch at Pacific Buffet in Fremont

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February 2012


February 3
Everst Product Release Party
Company event at The Winery
February 5
Biking over the Golden Gate Bridge
Biking from San Francisco to Sausalito
February 11
Valentine’s Dinner
Dinner at Menlo Grill
February 12
Sheila’s Birthday
Celebration in San Mateo



February 17
Daddio’s BDay
Gift card for dad!
February 17
West Coast Bash - Magic Mountain
Coast event at Six Flags Magic Mountain
February 19
Kelly’s Birthday
Outting in San Francisco
February 26
Golden Gate Park
Visit Conservatory of Flowers

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March 2012


March 2
Ballet San Jose
Premier of 2012 Season
March 3
Teri’s 50th Birthday
Milestone birthday in Rescue
March 17
St. Patrick’s Day
Celebration in Redwood Shores



March 19
Evening with Robert and David
Dinner in San Francisco
March 23-26
Palm Springs
Long weekend in the desert

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April 2012


April 7-8
Holiday with the family
April 14
Aaliyah’s 3rd Birthday
Celebration in Oakley



April 21
Hiking the Pinnacles
High Peaks Trail at National Monument
April 22
Andrew’s Birthday
Celebration with High School friends at Vasona

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May 2012


May 5-7
Viva Las Vegas!
Laurie and Brent's Elvis Wedding
May 13
Mother’s Day
Celebration in Fremont
May 20
Gray Whale Cove
Sunny day at the beach



May 20
Solar Eclipse
Partial solar eclipse
May 27
Colin’s 5th Birthday
Celebration in Santa Nella
May 29 - June 2
Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee
Visit Holiday World and Dollywood

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June 2012


June 3
Pool Party in Morgan Hill
Get together at Stephanie and Bryan's
June 9
ACE Day at the Boardwalk
Enthusiasts event in Santa Cruz
June 16
Dinner at Sociale
Nice dinner in the city



June 24
San Francisco Gay Pride
Pride Parade with Julie and Kelly
June 29
Superman: Ultimate Flight
Media event at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
June 30
Pre July 4th BBQ
Rene and Janell host BBQ in Elk Grove

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July 2012


July 4
Menlo Park July 4th Festival
* Bike to local holiday event
July 8
Ernie Visits
Cousin Ernie and wife Kristen visit
July 15-18
Richardson's Grove Camping
Camping along the Eel River in Northern California
July 21
Pool Party in Morgan Hill
Also celebrate Steph's birthday



July 26
Dinner with Susanne
* Catching up over Greek food at Opa! Willow Glen.
July 28
Kim's Tiki Party
Hawaiian theme party in Foster City
July 29
Kathy's Birthday Celebration
Gathering in San Martin

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August 2012


August 5
Garden - Summer
Summer photos of San Mateo garden
August 8
Celebrating August Birthdays
Charley, Cameron and Georgia's birthdays
August 11
War Horse
Play at the Curran in San Francisco
August 12
Burlingame Artz Festival
Street fair along Burlingame Ave
August 15
Giants vs Nationals
Department trip to AT&T park



August 19
Walt Disney Family Museum
Museum in San Francisco's Presidio
August 19
Toby's Painting Projects
San Mateo room painting
August 25
Palo Alto Festival of the Arts
Annual street fair along University Ave
August 26
Brent’s Birthday at Testarossa Winery
Brent's 45th Birthday!

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September 2012


September 2
Thousand Trails
Description of event
September 4-11
New England
Vacation in Ogunquit Maine, P.Town and Boston, Mass
September 16
ACE Day at Discovery Kingdom
Jim, Brent, Trevor and I go to park
September 21
Shuttle Endeavour Flyby
Historic shuttle event at Moffett Field



September 22
Bocce Ball
Campo di Bocce in Los Gatos
September 23
Gray Whale Cove
Cloudy day at the beach
September 27
Cafe Renzo
Take Julie out for her belated birthday
September 30
Dolores Park
Day in San Francisco

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October 2012


October 1
Canon Rebel t4i
Purchase new SLR camera
October 5-6
Murphy Reunion
Gathering in Half Moon Bay
October 6
Alisal 30th Reunion
Class of 1982!
October 7
Madonna Concert
HP Pavilion in San Jose
October 8
Imagine Dragons Concert
Great America Music Hall in San Francisco



October 13
Stanford Dish
I walk up to the dish and practice with my camera
October 14
Burlingame Walk
Stroll the Bay Trail
October 14
Olivia’s Birthday
Olivia is a teenager, she turns 13
October 20-21
Big Sur and Hearst Castle
Drive along scenic central California coast
October 28
Giant’s win World Series
*Lunch in SF by ball park

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November 2012


November 3
Birthday in San Mateo
Lunch at Hokkaido then to San Mateo
November 4
Gray Whale Cove
Warm day on the beach
November 5
La Bodeguita del Medio
Cuban dinner in Palo Alto
November 18
Birthday Brunch
Felicia and Alan San Mateo celebration



November 18
Clock Project
Transformation into mirror clock
November 21 - 23
Holiday in Santa Nella
November 29 - December 2
Disney Vacation
California Adventure and Disneyland

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December 2012


December 8
Brunch at Calafia
*Birthday brunch for Joy and Cari in Palo Alto
December 9
Christmas Tree
Get tree at Home Depot
Emily’s 11th Birthday
Celebration in San Carlos
December 13
UX Holiday Lunch at Xahn
Thai buffet for lunch in Mt. View



December 15
Weil Holiday Party
Event at Stonebrook Mansion in Los Altos
December 22
Celebration in San Martin
Holiday get together at the Darcy's
December 23 - 26
Christmas 2012
Merry Christmas everyone
December 30
Mount Davidson
Spectacular views of the city

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