Dec 24 2011

Christmas Eve with the Carlsons, 2011

We spent Christmas Eve with our good friends, the Carlsons, and Julie Downes.

Dec 25 2010

Christmas with Carlson Family

We celebrate Christmas with Paula Carlson’s family. Her parents were in town from Finland and Julie Downes was also with us. Morgan was in Disneyland with Jennifer, Scott, and Casey.

Aug 22 2009

Dinner with Julie & Karen

We had dinner with Ron’s good friend, Julie Downes, and her flatmate, Karen. Julie has been here for the past three months, working in Sid Finegold’s lab at the Wadsworth VA. Karen came to town for the last two weeks of Julie’s stay, but, unfortunately, Julie spent most of that time working.

We had a […]

Jun 28 2009

Julie’s 50th Birthday Dinner

Paula hosted a dinner to celebrate our good friend Julie Downes’ 50th birthday. Julie’s birthday was actually back in February but she arrived last month from London for a three month stay.

Paula had looked up the recipe for Killer Shrimp, which has gone out of business. The taste was actually very, very close, perhaps […]