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Here's Renée and Jacint who were married at the beautiful Terrace Hill House in Los Gatos in June.

Holiday Greetings
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.

DC Visit
I spent a couple days in early December 2003 visiting the Tembos and Chinyere.  Includes some pictures from the brand new Air and Space Museum.

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.

Alam Mamood
On Monday November 10, 2003, I had lunch with a long time friend from university whom I hadn't seen in over 12 years.

Amer's House Warming
On Friday November 7. 2003, we were treated to a feast prepared by Amer's mom at his beautiful new condo in San Francisco.

Betta's Birthday
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.

Sheila's Fall Gathering
On Saturday October 25, 2003, Sheila treated us to dinner at her beautiful home in Fremont.

Anand's Birthday
On Saturday October 18, 2003, we celebrated Anand's birthday at Buca di Beppo in San Francisco followed by Karaoke at The Mint.

Cristina's Birthday
On Sunday October 5, 2003, we celebrated Cristina's birthday at Pasta Pomedoro in Milpitas followed by dessert at Thomas and Cristina's place.

Caroline's Birthday Party
On Saturday September 20, 2003, we celebrated Caroline's birthday at the Luna Lounge in San Francisco.

Freda and Michelle
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 Town
Saturday September 6, 2003 brought us to the Blue Tattoo in San Jose for a night of fun.

Introducing Diego Daniel Grijalva
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.

Compadres at 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 fashions from Spasso Trendline  at the 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco.

August in New York
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.

FLY Event
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 youth.

Renée 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.

Thomas' Birthday
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 BBQ
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.

Cancun Vacation
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.

Ravapallooza 2003
See fun photos from Silicon Valley's hippest party on February 1, 2003 at Ravi Bellur's place in Sunnyvale.