Browing tag: #SanFrancisco

My Oh My How Time Flies


Hi there. I’ve missed you! Where does the time go? We’re officially in the last throws of summer. Have you noticed how time seems to speed up the older you get older? I remember as a child, there were days that dragged, like a rusty muffler on the bumper of a junk car. These days

Baby, It’s Cold Outside…


One of my family’s New Year’s Day traditions is to take a walk together on Chrissy field. Located in San Francisco’s Presidio, it’s the perfect place to take in some of the iconic sights associated with this City by the Bay. From there, you get a bang up view of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz,

I’m Boycotting Halloween


I’m boycotting Halloween this year. Not for any “Ba Humbug” reasons, because I completely endorse this magical holiday full of whimsy and creativity. It’s because for the first time in 27 years, none of my children will be home to participate in the festivities. Boo Hoo! That sad fact, combined with the prediction of rain

Every Thing Is Coming up Roses!


  Spring has sprung early in San Francisco! With temperatures soaring into the mid- 70s, cherry blossom trees have erupted in blossoms, as have the roses. So what’s a girl to do other than break out and slip on, an outfit I was planning on wearing this Spring-season and not mid-February! You certainly won’t get

Channeling Your Inner Pirate!


  Running low on Black Beard Dye or eye patches? In need of some Mermaid Bait or repellent? Got a pesky case of scurvy? Then the 826 Pirate Store on Valencia Street is your one-stop shop for all of your nautical needs, from peg legs created by a professional prosthetic craftsman, hand hooks to spyglasses

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