Monthly Archives: May 2011

Another cool, drippy morning – great for ducks

The weather in the Bay Area continues to be cool and damp – more Portland style than San Francisco Peninsula. So the Dawn Jogger looks for cheer on her early morning outings to offset the gloom. Today it came in … Continue reading

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Inviting message posted trail side

The Dawn Jogger was not out anywhere near dawn this morning, choosing to sleep in on the Memorial Day holiday. So by the time she got out to Big Dish for a loop walk, there were lots of others pounding … Continue reading

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Another Big Dish photo – or Grace?

Ultimately the choice was easy for the Dawn Jogger. She could plaster yet another photo of the Big Dish, which she walked early this morning. Or she could instead use the pretty picture of Grace who had come to admire … Continue reading

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Amusing little car getting charged for the day

Stanford University has also had an eclectic group of cars, especially those that are golf-cart sized. They’re used to scoot around campus on roads that aren’t open to regular automobiles. This morning the Dawn Jogger spotted an amusing looking little … Continue reading

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Not in a celebrating mood

The Dawn Jogger is glad someone has something to celebrate. She noticed the balloons lining a stretch of fence along San Francisquito Creek during her dawn outing this morning. But celebrating she is not, given the news that Buster Posey … Continue reading

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Frogs make their annual Lake Lagunita appearance

Even though it happens every year, the Dawn Jogger is always surprised the first time she encounters a pack of frogs along the trail that circles Lake Lagunita. Sometimes the tiny, one-inch amphibians are so thick that it’s almost impossible … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake is a new hazard for Stanford golfers

The Dawn Jogger admits to a bit of a snake phobia. She doesn’t much like them, and like other rational people who spend time in the outdoors, she particularly doesn’t like rattlesnakes. In the many years and hundreds of miles … Continue reading

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