Monthly Archives: September 2011

Crows take up residence in time for Halloween

Residents talk about just when the crows came to Menlo Park. The consensus is that they haven’t always been here. But now there are flocks of them. One such flock seemed to follow the Dawn Jogger as she walked the … Continue reading

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Big dawn at Big Dish

The Dawn Jogger is always loathe to diss her trusty Lumix. But like the male DJ always reminded her, the eye/brain will consistently beat the camera/brain. She headed up the back side of the Dish when there was just enough … Continue reading

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Magical morning at Bedwell Bayfront Park

Given that the Dawn Jogger has done a lot of whining about the grey mornings this summer (now fall), most recently during her Southern California outings, she’s in a celebratory mood, thanks to a predawn outing at Bedwell Bayfront Park. … Continue reading

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All in all, a rose of a visit

The DJ and friend Carol set out this morning for a walk that both of them had done many times before, but never together. The DJs first met Carol and husband Bob at All Saints Church in Pasadena but their … Continue reading

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On the street where you lived

The DJ has spent the last 24 hours in her old ‘hood. It’s more than just her hood as it was where the DJ’s were married and spent the first eight years of their life together. It was a particularly … Continue reading

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Oh, those glamorous Peterson gals!

The Dawn Jogger took the Surfliner from Del Mar to downtown LA today to catch up with friends in South Pasadena and attend festivities surrounding friend Anne’s retirement from All Saints Pasadena. This post’s for you John – oh, those … Continue reading

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Eat, drink and hike – all in a day’s work

The gloom continues but the good times don’t. This morning the DJ and Christine headed out to explore San Elijo State Preserve, a lagoon surrounded by housing sprawl. A lot of the vegetation, at least initially, was jungle that was … Continue reading

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