Chili verde, grilled veggies, and strawberry/boysenberry sorbet

Zucchini and peppers on the grill

For a quick dinner we grilled some vegetables and whipped up some chili verde (thanks Trader Joe’s for the components). Later, we picked some boysenberries, added some strawberries, and made homemade sorbet. Three cups strawberry puree, two cups strained boysenberry puree, and a cup of sugar. Throw it […]

Hiking and geocaching in the Phoenix area

McDowell Mountain Sugauro

For our first day of hiking in the Phoenix we went to McDowell Mountain Regional Park near Fountain Hills. On the way I realized the location of our motel was not the best—it took nearly an hour to drive to this park. This was a nice hike, densely packed with geocaches and […]

Livermore Airport open house, 2012

Kimberly Kaye

The Livermore Airport open-house had a display of some nice aircraft. Check out the slide show below for some photos.

Links —Livermore Airport open house 2012 photo gallery