Day 86 – Sky’s the limit

Today’s first for the “one new thing a day for 100 days” new years resolution was to take an intro flight lesson at ATP flight school in Hayward, CA.  The weather conditions were ideal, a little chop here and there, but clear skies otherwise.  My instructor, Rich, was wonderful. Flying over the golden gate bridge (whichContinue reading “Day 86 – Sky’s the limit”

Day 66 – Imperial Courts with Eddie

Today’s first for the “one new thing a day for 100 days” new years resolution was a tour of Imperial Courts where my friend, Eddie, plays tennis.  He is quite the considerate gent and offered to show me around the club. I met Eddie’s contagious smile and bright blue eyes while I was on lineContinue reading “Day 66 – Imperial Courts with Eddie”

Day 64- zoology

*Ten things you didn’t know about Alpacas at end of blog post!* Today’s first for the “one new thing a day for 100 days” new years resolution was to check out the Charles Paddock Zoo that I happened to see on a map while looking up directions (amazing what neat activities are within a 2Continue reading “Day 64- zoology”

Day 59- play it again

Today’s first for the “one new thing a day for 100 days” New Year’s resolution was to  go into a store that I drive by all the time, play it again sports. “Play It Again Sports can help you trade your quality used sports and fitness equipment in for something new, used or for cash.Continue reading “Day 59- play it again”

Day 54- Kiting (5m) with Kylo

  Today’s first was challenging, lots of kite for this little person! I had an awesome teach tho, always makes all the difference, only ate it once 🙂  today’s first was to fly Ky’s 5 meter kite, I have flown his small one, 2.5 meters, once before.. Super impressed by his new tricks, back flips,Continue reading “Day 54- Kiting (5m) with Kylo”

Day 52- diamonds in your own backyard

Today’s first for the “one new thing  A day for 100 days” New Year’s resolution, was an unplanned plan B.  I lucked out when I 180’d out of commuter traffic (me and sitting like a duck don’t do well together :)) while I was en route to plan A.. good thing I acted on impulseContinue reading “Day 52- diamonds in your own backyard”

Day 48-ecotherapy in Edgewood

Today’s first (for the ‘1 new thing a day for 100 days’new yrs res) fell into place seemlessly as I exited the highway en route to an in-home client and found myself with 25 minutes to spare.  Little did I know about the gem at my feet.  Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve was quaint and GREEN!Continue reading “Day 48-ecotherapy in Edgewood”

Day 46-early eve by the sea

Today’s first was taking photos down in capitola by the sea.. glorious night out, wish I had been in the water! Next time 😚 Capitola village by the sea is one of the oldest vacation retreats on the Pacific coast. Before the resort was founded, Soquel Indians lived here for more than 2000 years. AfterContinue reading “Day 46-early eve by the sea”

Day 43-Rooted

Today’s first  was more food for the soul …I ran from epicenter parking lot into the forest of Nisene Marks.  I’ve never wanted to become like a tree always rooted to one spot, but rather I envisioned myself  living like the wind.   And yet today  as I  weaved around these trees,  I understood  andContinue reading “Day 43-Rooted”

Day 34- Ocean Exploration at Marine Center

Today’s First (Community Free Day at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center) was quite educational, I will provide bullet points of what I learned.  As for the bones below:  This is the blue whale skeleton that sits outside the center that washed ashore near Pescadero (north), in September of 1979. Students, scientists and volunteers from UC SantaContinue reading “Day 34- Ocean Exploration at Marine Center”