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One day if I go to heaven, I'll look around and say, "It ain't bad, but it ain't San Francisco."
- Herb Caen

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From Bay to Boardwalk in Santa Cruz

From Bay to Boardwalk in Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ, California – No one's too old for the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, although you try and try to convince yourself that it is so. The seaside amusement park defines summer fun. 

Just Back From: Big Sur

Just Back From: Big Sur

BIG SUR, California – The guest book was chock-full of gems, including tales of alien abductions, marriage proposals, and angry rants about heavy-footed guests stomping around overhead.

Out with the New, In with the Old

Out with the New, In with the Old

SAN FRANCISCO – As enticing as a cornflower-blue floor-length robe with an embroidered peacock is for my "personal collection," I have to focus on the task at hand: finding inspiration for my clients. 

Little Black Book: Vintage Addict in San Francisco

Little Black Book: Vintage Addict in San Francisco

I said no to a Peter Pan collar. But yes to a velvet Polish vest, an Indian dress, and a souvenir jacket from Japan. It was major. 

How Locals Spend a Sunday: Looking Afar and Wide in West Oakland

How Locals Spend a Sunday: Looking Afar and Wide in West Oakland

WEST OAKLAND, California – Coffee roasteries, modern soul food, funky used bookstores, and markets as far as the eye can see.

 

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