After a wildfire nixed our plan to drive down to Santa Barbara for the weekend, Lauren and I shared brunch with Sam at Joanie's and then walked around in Palo Alto's Gamble Gardens for a while.
Later in the afternoon, we finally made it to Barefoot Coffee Roasters in San Jose, which I'd been meaning to visit for quite a while. Hippie drum circle outside the shop was a good sign. (Just never go with a hippie to a second location). And the coffee was as tasty as it was beautiful. Here's Lauren with her "Cubano":