Living in San Francisco

Are you a member of one of SFMOMA, Cartoon Art Museum, Contemporary Jewish Museum, Museum of the African Diaspora, Asian Art Museum, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Museum of Craft and Folk Art or SF Camerawork? This Saturday, January 10th, the museums are welcoming members of any ...Read more

Sure, many of my friends are not spending time on any social networks. Or perhaps they are and I just don't know it. I have been having fun online lately--trying to figure out the appeal of social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. I have always been a fan of creating community, and ...Read more

Last night I attended a food and wine pairing, to benefit the Friends of San Francisco Independent Living Skills Program, hosted by a good friend (and attended by old friends and new friends). It was great fun!

Gwendolyn Wilson, the manager of ...Read more

I noticed my irritation when I was walking down Stockton Street towards Union Square last Saturday, and I noticed it was rising. There was a huge crowd blocking the sidewalk near the corner of Post Street, and I was planning to zip in and out of a store to run one quick errand ...Read more

(Painting Courtesy of Jennifer Wasson)

I have a love-hate relationship with October.

I am always disappointed to have fewer hours of daylight, and I really start to notice this and mourn the loss of light in late September and early October.

I DO love the fact ...Read more

Ok, not a pleasant, uplifting topic to discuss. I am surprised at how many people in the Bay Area are hungry--and how they are supported by local food banks, including SF Food Bank .

To read about the recent ...Read more