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One last swim!

Aqua Fit at Fremont Pool, a photo by denisepaterson on Flickr. One last chance to fit in a session at the Fremont High School pool. Classes are year round and I managed to attend at least once a week even … Continue reading

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Filling the container – Day 2

IMG_1867, a photo by denisepaterson on Flickr. The 40ft sea container was too big to park next to the apartment so they had to park it down the road and then fill a small truck to take and unload on … Continue reading

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The Big Day!

IMG_1862, a photo by denisepaterson on Flickr. Our living room is now full of paper wrapped sofas and lots and lots of boxes!. The movers will take 1 day to wrap furniture and fill boxes of our junk and then … Continue reading

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Water fitness pizza lunch

Water fitness pizza lunch, a photo by denisepaterson on Flickr. Trying to fit in lots of lunches the last week or so before our move. The girls from my water fitness club arranged a pizza lunch at Jakes just across … Continue reading

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Water fitness Xmas Lunch

Lisa our coach organized for us to go for pizza at Jakes nearby the pool. We had a White Elephant present swap which was fun – I still don’t quite understand when you can ‘steal’ a present or not! Lisa … Continue reading

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‘Cheesemas’ Christmas Party

I baked my usual Telegraph recipe Christmas cake for our 7th (?) Annual Cheesemas Party.  Lots of nice cheeses, spiced mulled wine and other goodies.  We were still eating the cake in the middle of January! I also made a … Continue reading

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Flowers in my ‘garden’

I’m restricted to what I can grow in pots but my Bird of Paradise manages to produce a couple of flowers every year and tomatoes do well as we face south.  I bought a new Bougainvillaea and its still producing.  … Continue reading

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Racoons!

While Bill was tending to the BBQ and I was inside the kitchen, he shouted to come out and I watched in amazement as a racoon sauntered by!  I rushed to get my camera and only managed to snap him … Continue reading

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Sunnyvale Town Centre

The Sunnyvale Photo Club organized a ‘Photo Safari’ photo shoot today in downtown Sunnyvale. We had a rough circuit of a couple of miles to wander around and find interesting shots. Unfortunately in the late 70/early 1980’s, they decided it … Continue reading

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First summer BBQ

Paul, Debra and Paul came to our place for a paella bbq – bit of a detour from a traditional bbq but it was cooked over the grill!  We had traditional fino sherry and olives to start.

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