Here's Renée and Jacint
who were married at the beautiful Terrace Hill
House in Los Gatos in June.
See some of the lovely holiday greeting cards I received this year.
Freda and Chris Brazle and their family joined me in California for
Christmas. See pictures from our celebrations including Christmas
dinner at Joan and Wally MacDonald's home in Mountain View.
I spent a couple days in early December 2003 visiting the Tembos and
Chinyere. Includes some pictures from the brand new Air and Space
The Lonely Traveler
Visits the Bay Area
In November 2003, Ken Mfula spent a week in the San Francisco Bay Area
as part of his lonely travels across the globe. See some of the
photographs he took while he was here.
On Monday November 10, 2003, I had lunch with a long time friend from
university whom I hadn't seen in over 12 years.
On Friday November 7. 2003, we were treated to a feast prepared by Amer's
mom at his beautiful new condo in San Francisco.
On Monday October 27, 2003, we celebrated Betta's birthday at the EOS
Restaurant in San Francisco.
The A-C-E Party
On Saturday October 25, 2003, Ali, Clemens, and Essam were hosts to a wild
party at Ali's house in San Jose.
On Saturday October 25, 2003, Sheila treated us to dinner at her beautiful
home in Fremont.
On Saturday October 18, 2003, we celebrated Anand's birthday at Buca di
Beppo in San Francisco followed by Karaoke at The Mint.
On Sunday October 5, 2003, we celebrated Cristina's birthday at Pasta Pomedoro in Milpitas followed by dessert at Thomas and Cristina's place.
On Saturday September 20, 2003, we celebrated Caroline's birthday at the
Luna Lounge in San Francisco.
On Saturday September 20, 2003, Freda and Michelle came over for a visit.
On Saturday September 13, 2003, Essam and I took Chinyere, who was
visiting the Bay Area, to the Golden Gate Bridge and to Napa Wine Country.
A Night on the
Saturday September 6, 2003 brought us to the Blue Tattoo in San Jose for a
night of fun.
On July 31, 2003, we were blessed with the arrival of Diego Grijalva.
See photos I took on September 6th at the Grijalva home in Redwood Shores.
the 2003 Silcon Valley Soccer Association Co-ed Tournament
The Compadres soccer team had a great season in 2003. We went 7-0-1
to compile the best record during the season only to meet our demise in
the tournament final against a decidedly good Undecided team. Here
are scenes from the sidelines taken on Sunday, August 24, 2003.
Catwalk Fashion Show for the Urban Male
On Saturday August 16, 2003, David Adams modeled
Spasso Trendline at the 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco.
August in New
See pictures from my August 2003 visit to New York.
David's 5th Annual 30th Birthday Party and Soccer Team Party
On Sunday July 27, 2003, the Compadres soccer team celebrated David's
birthday at David's house in Palo Alto.
On Thursday July 10, 2003, Iris and I hosted friends to learn about Fresh
Lifelines for Youth (FLY) and their great programs for helping at risk
and Jacint's BBQ
On Saturday July 5, 2003, newlyweds Renee and Jacint treated us to a BBQ
at their home in Willow Glen.
Chancey's July 4 BBQ
On Friday July 4, 2003, we celebrated Independence Day at Jason and
Kristin Chancey's home in San Jose.
Natalia and David's
Baby Shower (#2)
On Saturday June 29, 2003, we had a baby shower for baby for Natalia and
David's second baby (Diego Armando) at their home in Redwood Shores.
On Friday June 13, 2003, Todd graduated from the University of Chicago's
Law School. See pictures from the graduation and other sites from
our weekend in Chi-town.
On Sunday June 8, 2003, we celebrated Thomas Krafft's birthday at Thomas
and Cristina's place in Milpitas.
Jacint and Renée's Wedding
On Saturday June 7, 2003, Jacint Tumacder and Renée Barley were married in
a beautiful garden wedding at the Terrace Hill House in Los Gatos.
Henry, Chris, and Alexander's
On Saturday May 24, 2003, the Albrecht's treated us to good food and
company at their home in San Francisco.
Pictures of Ava
See pictures of Ava, Leirion, and Scott Baird who traveled from Nebraska
to visit the Bay Area for the Memorial Day weekend.
Connor and Sydney Chancey
On Sunday May 18, 2003, we got to meet Kristin and Jason's lovely twins
who came over for a reunion dinner at our home with our favorite real
estate agent Enis Hall.
2003 Graduation Season
See photos from our celebrations of Zewe and Nyaka's
graduations in Washington DC on May 10 and 11, 2003.
Nyaka's 21st Birthday
See how we celebrated Nyaka's 21st birthday in Georgetown
on Friday May 9, 2003.
See pictures from our April 2003 vacation in Cancun, Mexico
where we spent time with Paul and
Jean English's family.
Brunch at Betta and Hayssam's
On Sunday March 30, 2003, we enjoyed a sumptuous afternoon
feast at the Balach house in Woodside.
See fun photos from Silicon Valley's hippest party on
February 1, 2003 at Ravi Bellur's place in Sunnyvale.