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Where ghosts, gold & hipster coffee collide

After 17 years spent living in San Francisco, I still find tiny slivers of pure paradise tucked around corners and nestled between buildings, just waiting to be discovered. 707 more words

San Francisco

Family history, again

The past few days we continued to work outside, walk the dogs and generally enjoy the lovely spring weather.  Rain several nights in a row filled the new rain barrels but cleared off by dawn leaving blue skies with a few puffy clouds.   415 more words

Elder Blogger


Dating has always been a minefield. Where once you regretted marrying the girl next door, now there are too many options. And as anyone who’s faced the full colour palette from Dulux will know, human beings aren’t designed for too much choice. 610 more words


Why I never want to market another consumable

Ever seen a dress you’re sure no one’s going to buy ? It’s probably available in six sizes and four colors, across ten stores, across twelve cities of the country, perhaps across a few countries too. 553 more words