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Need Places to Visit This Long Weekend?

The Golden Gate Buzz is just getting started, the idea of this blog is to get you to appreciate San Francisco if you already don’t. If you do you can always get more ideas. 125 more words

Bay Area

The Sweet Taste of Satisfaction

While I’m not Greek, I’m married to a Greek, and love all things Greek, especially Greek food. It’s an annual tradition for us to celebrate my birthday with a classic Greek meal of grilled lamb chops with baklava for dessert. 236 more words

WordPress Photo Challenge

How Mary and I Met

The photo above, which is one of the earliest of my wife Mary and me together, was actually taken in Scarborough, England, in 1990, during the occasion of our first joint visit to my family there. 1,410 more words

Special Occasions

Nocturnal visitors… part 2…

Okay, these are the last photos from my mom’s house in the Bay Area.

Because I grew up across the bay from San Francisco, I had the benefits of living in a small town, but I had access to all the culture, art, music and food of the big city. 113 more words


Great Egret fishing at Breakwater Beach

Photos of a Great Egret foraging for Yellowfin Gobies in the shallow mudflat next to Breakwater Beach at the southeast corner of Alameda Point.  After catching a Goby, the Egret would then have to fling the little fish into the air to maneuver the fish back to its mouth.  Photos are from Friday, February 9, 2018.

Alameda Point

Review of The Epic Crush of Genie Lo

The Epic Crush of Genie Lo by FC Yee. Amulet Books. 2017.

5 stars

I loved this! It was hilarious, riveting, and just so much fun. 252 more words

YA Fiction