Random Thoughts

High Sierras

The other day I had a few free hours so I decided to take a quick drive up to one of my favorite areas in the Sierras. Caples Lake is located about 100 miles from Stockton and sits about 7,000 feet up in the Sierras. Last summer the lake was drained for some repair work […]

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Hiking the Panorama Trail

This past Saturday I met up with a high school friend of mine at Yosemite National Park for a hike on the Panorama Trail. I left the house at the ungodly time of 3:45am to make the 3 hour drive so we could meet at 7:00am. I arrived about 6:30am just as the sun was […]

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California Capital Airshow

Last weekend we attended the 2010 California Capital Airshow up at Mather Airport in Sacramento. I hadn’t been to an airshow for more than 20 years so I was anxious to see the planes up close and watch the demonstrations. There were a few aerial acrobatic teams, lots of planes to walk around and look […]

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Watermelon, anyone?

I’m a huge fan of “The Amazing Race” and am quite anxious for the new season to start in a couple of weeks. I’ve even gone as far as trying to get onto the show, but it didn’t work out. I’ll just have to be satisfied watching it on tv along with everyone else. Anyhow, […]

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Volleyball

Last night we went to the University of the Pacific’s Women’s Volleyball home opener. We went to several games last year and enjoyed them, so we decided to make an effort to go to more games this season. They played the Vandals from Idaho and won convincingly 3 games to none. The team looks to […]

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