It doesn’t seem possible but we’re already deep into November and approaching the holidays, solstice, and New Years, so it’s a great time to order your holiday cards.
I started sending seasonal cards a few years ago, and it’s become a slightly insane tradition around here to come up with an idea and force our [...]
I unabashedly love Halloween. Not only is fall one of the best times of the year for the Bay Area (warm weather, wonderful golden light), I love the spooky evenings, the costumes, and I always take a trip to Arata’s Pumpkin Farm in Half Moon Bay to pick up some decorative gourds. Arata’s is [...]
Last week David’s niece came for a visit, her first time in San Francisco. It was really fun playing tourist, but I think her favorite things were the mall, getting to watch as many movies as she liked on Netflix, and climbing this tree in the park.
There’s one in every family.
The sender of birthday cards, the planner of parties, the remember of anniversaries, the matriarch who makes sure no one is left out or left behind. In my family, it’s my Aunt Patti. She and her husband now live in Mexico, their extended families spanning both coasts of the US [...]