Archive for March, 2013

Xanh Restaurant in mountain view for diner.


Xanh Restaurant is the kind of place if you worked google or Facebook you would patronize as a trendy and to be seen at place.

The blue mussels tonight were delicious, the special for tonight.

The four of us, CMD, Craig and Suzie shared everything as small plates.

Each dish was cooked to perfection. The sea bass, soft and tasty. The steak dish equally well cooked.

Expensive but worth the trip.

CMD’s review:

A great restaurant find. Everything we ordered was great – coconut rice, garlic noodles, shaking beef, beef shortribs, Banh Xeo, Blue mussels above, Chilean sea bass in banana leaf. Shared among the 4 of us: Tom and I, my brother Craig and sister-in-law Suzie. A great date night restaurant.





Xanh Restaurant mountain view for Alla’s fairwell


Alla’s last day at electric cloud is today.

Xanh Restaurant in mountain view was a great choice for lunch. The 12.99 lunch buffet price is a good deal considering the large selection much of which is vegetarian.

Neil had the company pay for the meal. Very generous.


Satsuma sushi for annual earthquake divide


Devlin and I meet to divide our earthquake season tickets. Devlin is so easy to get along with and the picking back and forth goes so easy.

I took the Galexy Stanford venue game is year.

We agreed next year to pay for two seated between the two of use for the season.

Sushi was great!


Last PSL match of the year


Today was the last PSL regular season match for the year.

Alex did a great job and it is always good to see Stephen on the field.

The match was simple, the men really had a good time playing. Nice to see that every once in a while.


Earthquakes vs Sounders on a one to nothing win for the home team


This was a great match to see. Wondo with one goal made the difference for the earthquakes win against the Seattle Sounders.

Rob C and I sat in a section with the players wives. Lots of bling and great looking women. Somewhat distracting from the game.

Boloramo did a great job in the center. The players had a great time too I think.


New Malaysian restaurant in Warm Spring, Kari Kari


Kari Kari Malaysian restaurant has taken the place of Wok City Diner.

So CMD and I tried it tonight as it opened last Wednesday.

The Roti was good.

Favorite was Sizzling Chaise Tofu. Second favorite was the Sarang Mango Chicken. I think I’ll try the Sarang again.



Artisan Las Vegas for one night


On the way back from skiing in CO i stayed one nigh in Vegas. The hotel rooms in this place are artist themed. I was assigned the Henri Matisse room. — at Artisan Las Vegas.


Skiing Copper Mt on Saint Paddies day


Another great day skiing. Today is on Copper Mountain.

Powder on the top and In the bowls in the morning. Snowed us out early about 3pm.

DTK’s birthday is today. We had one great run around 11 AM from the very top of the mountain through powder in the trees to the base.



Oskar Blues Longmont Restaurant in Colorado


The corned beef was the special. Great to see the Silar again. Big year last year for the silars, three weddings! Mark, they left you out of the zoo? The beer was great after a day of skiing at Winter Park.

— with Don and Debbie Silar and Mark Z and DTK at Oskar Blues Longmont Restaurant.

There were lots of stories and laughing. We had such a good time.



Skiing winter park, well really Mary Jane


Drove to Colorado to ski with DTK. First day was winter park. Good conditions.

DTK is a much better boarder than I remembered.

Great day skiing.