Veterans Week 2015

Boy, did we have a busy week. We started on November 8th and haven’t really stopped yet. On November 10th, Debbie and Flo went with me to the Shriners Veterans Day celebration in Livermore. We had a nice dinner – hot dogs and hamburgers – and the USS Hornet Band...

Last Day the Best Day

We started out the morning going to the USS Midway – now that is one big ship. There were tons of stairs and many tiny spaces but so many things to see. It makes you realize what all those Navy guys go through. We met some great docents who were veterans volunteering...

Count Down to Veterans Week

We started our day heading to Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial. Barb’s sister joined us today as she lives close and she had never been to the Memorial either. Linda and Phil Thompson had told us about the Memorial and I have to say this is the best kept secret for...

QOH Never Stops Not Even on Days Off

We headed to the Hotel Del Coronado on Coronado. I had often wanted to see it and Flo and Debbie had never seen it so off we went with Barb driving us in the Lincoln. Nancy, a high school friend of mines lives there with her husband, retired Army, so we met up. Only...

Play Day

It was nice to have a day off and play tourist. We decided to go to the San Diego Zoo. My, what a place. It is huge – so many plants it looked like a jungle everywhere we went instead of in the middle of the city. There were so many neat animals. We walked over 5...