My beautiful niece took the plunge this weekend with her loving boyfriend of six years. Who would have though when the met as little 13-year-old twerps it would end with saying “I do” …
Photo (c) Catherine Bowen
This is the part where My Wonderful Man who I get to say “I do” to in 31 days caught the garter. You rock, babe. Photo (c) Catherine Bowen.
Vacaville police Officer Julie Bailey hits the streets with her K-9 partner, Cir, on April 10, 2013. Cir, an 8-year-old German Shepherd, has been patrolling the streets with Bailey for nearly seven years. Photo (c) Catherine Bowen.
Clerk Rida Rsheed glances over the number of Powerball tickets sold Monday, April 8, 2013, at Valero gas station, 900 Mason St., Vacaville, since the lottery’s opening at 6 a.m. that morning. Photo (C) Catherine Bowen.
Vacaville resident Kenneth Kayo proudly displays his newly-purchased Powerball ticket on Monday, April 7, 2013. Kayo was among the dozens of people to visit Valero Gas Station, 900 Mason St., on the lottery’s opening day and purchase Powerball tickets. Photo (C) Catherine Bowen.
A Vacaville firefighter works to douse the flames of a three-alarm structure fire Thursday night that ripped through a hangar and four mobile homes at Dixon Aviation. Fire personnel from the Dixon, Vacaville, Davis, Montezuma and Travis Air Force Base Fire departments, along with members of the Vacaville Fire Protection District responded to the blaze, which was reported around 9 p.m. Photo (c) Catherine Bowen.
First night out shooting with the Nikon D300s on loan from the office … I’d say it went pretty well.
The man and I took a drive out to Lake Berryessa this weekend. Nothing cures a hectic week like fresh air, sunshine, good tunes and a Saturday drive. Once we got to the lake, we decided to keep going and eventually wound up in Rutherford and, since it was lunch time, hit up the Rutherford Grill.
Best. French. Dip. Sandwich. Ever.
Here are a few of the sights along the way. Jason gets major points for pulling over when he spotted the tree with the blossoms on it while I was on the phone with the office — “I thought you might want to take a picture of it … “