Friday, December 18, 2015


Depart: Friday, December 18, 2015
Return: Sunday, January 3, 2016

 A slideshow of our trip can be found here:

Friday, October 16, 2015

Sierra Foothills Wine Tasting

Depart: Friday, October 16, 2015
Return: Sunday, October 18, 2015
Itinerary: Paradise - Grass Valley - Paradise

Went to the Empire Mine and stayed at the nice little AirBnB in Grass Valley.

The view from Skinner
Skinner's Patio
Tasting at Skinner
The pool at Empire Mine

Friday, September 11, 2015

San Francisco

Depart: Friday, September 11, 2015
Return: Sunday, September 13, 2015
Itinerary: Paradise - San Francisco - Paradise

A quick trip to see the Padres almost get no-hit by the Giants.

Geared up for the game
The view from our room in the Marina
A flaming dessert at Alegrias
Play ball!

Monday, July 20, 2015


Depart: Monday, July 20, 2015
Return: Monday, July 27, 2015
Itinerary: Paradise - Bend - Monroe - Walla Walla - Portland - Ashland - Paradise

Trip to Washington for Sandy's wedding and trip to Walla Walla.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Sacramento with Josh and Robin

Depart: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Return: Sunday, July 12, 2015
Itinerary: Paradise - Sacramento - Paradise

Went to a Rivercat's game with Josh and Robin and the kids.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

San Diego (yet again)

Depart: Thursday, June 11, 2015
Return: Sunday, June 14, 2015
Itinerary: SMF - SAN - SMF

Yet another trip to San Diego. Jhan was at a conference, but we also caught a ballgame.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

San Diego - Dad's Birthday

Depart: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Return: Monday June 1, 2015
Itinerary: SMF - SAN - SMF

Went to catch a ballgame on my dad's birthday.

Friday, May 1, 2015


Depart: Friday, May 1, 2015
Return: Sunday, May 3, 2015
Itinerary: Paradise - Ashland - Paradise

We started with dinner (and grappa) at Coquina.
And visited wineries on the other side of the valley.

And saw Much Ado about Nothing at the Bowmer theater.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Padres Game in San Diego

Depart: Friday, April 10, 2015
Return: Sunday, April 12, 2015
Itinerary: SMF - SAN - SMF

Our first visit to San Diego that wasn't on family business.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Ontario (Just Jhan)

Depart: Sunday, March 8, 2015
Return: Tuesday. March 10, 2015
Itinerary: SMF - ONT - SMF

Jhan went to a conference in Ontario.No pictures that I know of.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Spring Training (Just Tony)

Depart: Friday, March 6, 2015
Return: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Itinerary: SMF - PHX - SMF

Spring training with Pat, Kat, Greg and Erin.

Two jokers on a plane.

This trip could be summed up as booze...


...more booze...

...even more booze...

...more baseball...

...and a bit more booze.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

ITIL Training in Las Vegas (Just Tony)

Depart: Wednesday, February, 11, 2015
Return: Sunday, February 15, 2014
Itinerary: SMF - LAS - SMF

Tony went to ITIL training in Las Vegas.

Nothing picture worthy, but I sent Jhan a picture of the Louis Vuitton store.