The Many Faces of Rosie

The Many Faces of Rosie

08/14/2016  |  3 Comments

This is what it looks like when almost 2300 people gather to win a Guinness World Record: the most Rosie... more

The Creole Belles: Passing It On

The Creole Belles: Passing It On

07/29/2014  |  2 Comments

The San Leandro Library has a wonderful community enrichment program where, from time to time, the public is invited to... more

A Party With Heart

A Party With Heart

07/23/2014  |  No Comments

I think one of the reasons that that my exploration of Zydeco music has captivated me so is that it... more

Celebrating Books (and the people who love them)

Celebrating Books (and the people who love them)

05/05/2014  |  6 Comments

I love bookstores. Over the years I have conducted an informal study of them. I have favorites here at home,... more

Zydeco: It's Good For You

Zydeco: It’s Good For You

02/04/2014  |  5 Comments

It's a guaranteed good time whenever Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic play, but for me there is something special about... more

Santas in the City

Santas in the City

12/17/2013  |  No Comments

On Saturday, hundreds and hundreds of Santas converged in Union Square in downtown San Francisco for the annual pub crawl... more

An Epic Scavenger Hunt

An Epic Scavenger Hunt

12/02/2013  |  4 Comments

I can't remember the last time I participated in a scavenger hunt. High school, probably. But when I heard that... more

Using Our Powers For Good

Using Our Powers For Good

11/18/2013  |  5 Comments

San Francisco knows how to throw a party, and I'm usually pretty good at avoiding them. Music Festivals . .... more

Les Bon Temps in Sebastopol

Les Bon Temps in Sebastopol

11/14/2013  |  2 Comments

I think a big part of why I am having so much fun exploring Cajun and Zydeco music is that... more

Pretty Coffee

Pretty Coffee

08/13/2013  |  1 Comment

I remember the first time I experienced latte art. I was visiting Grace in Chico, it must be six years... more