Thanks to everyone for their kind messages and phone calls today. Thanks especially to Bassam, Liana, Eva, KJ, Ryan & Mina for a very special birthday! GLY! xoxo

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Claudio and Ryan came over today and we had a great barbecue! More here.

Brazilian Barbecue in Oxnard with Claudio, Grant, Steven, Todd and Chazz & Rio. More here.

Thanks to Bassam & Liana for hosting a fabulous Memorial Day barbecue. The dogs and I had a great time…and Eva even got to take a break from her dissertation!

What a beautiful day in Santa Barbara! B & L have the whole entire beach as their back yard. The dogs ran for hours and we all ate like kings. Good friends…good times!

Brazilian barbecue with Hugo, Claudio, Ryan, Guillermo, Julia, Susan & Jaque