Sarah/Dave’s engagement picnic + cable car museum + winter in Japan Town + brother visiting

And somehow we are already in December. I feel like last week finally started feeling like winter with the short days and breezy temps finally hitting SF. My energy has mostly been on work where there are endless things to wrap up before the holidays. Outside of that, we did get out for some fun … More Sarah/Dave’s engagement picnic + cable car museum + winter in Japan Town + brother visiting

Thanksgiving weekend in San Francisco + Point Reyes / Bass Lake hike + Alcatraz Island

Joe and I spent our Thanksgiving last week right here at home in San Francisco. In past years, I usually traveled during Thanksgiving, and this was my first year spending it in San Francisco. The extra time off work plus the emptiness of the city made for the perfect few days of recharging and doing … More Thanksgiving weekend in San Francisco + Point Reyes / Bass Lake hike + Alcatraz Island

Vegan sushi night + weekend things at Golden Gate park + favorite city hike

Hello to you all! Another week has gone by filled with the usual shenanigans. Work has been pretty crazy with the end of year crunch, but fortunately I had a few fun moments to brighten up the week. On Thursday, I met up with my friend from work, Sam. You know those people who are … More Vegan sushi night + weekend things at Golden Gate park + favorite city hike

Museum night + 2 year anniversary + Friendsgiving dinner + Berkeley hike at sunset + reunited with kava

Why hello! Is it just me, or is anyone else feeling the holiday rush already? Last week was a busy one as it was filled with activities and seeing friends before we all travel for the holidays. The festivities started on Thursday as Joe and I had a date night at the California Academy of … More Museum night + 2 year anniversary + Friendsgiving dinner + Berkeley hike at sunset + reunited with kava

Six months sober

Today, I want to reflect on why I recently decided to cut alcohol out of my life. I haven’t talked about this much except with some friends and family, but my intention in writing is to share this new part of me and maybe even connect with others out there on a similar journey. Let’s … More Six months sober

Meeting Joe’s family + exploring the sights of Dallas

Hello friends! I’m currently blogging from Texas, where Joe and I spent the last few days. This trip is dedicated to visiting Joe’s family and meeting them in person for the first time. Overall this trip has been full of activity and fun as Joe’s family has been beyond warm and welcoming. I’ve really enjoyed … More Meeting Joe’s family + exploring the sights of Dallas

Weekend things at Golden Gate Park + botanical garden picnic + Asian fusion brunch + moving day for cats

Happy Monday! Last week, Joe and I enjoyed our final days in SF before our next trip. Joe’s family lives in Texas and he hasn’t seen them since before COVID, and so we’re heading there this week for a visit – it’s my first time meeting his family and I’m very excited. πŸ™‚ The upcoming … More Weekend things at Golden Gate Park + botanical garden picnic + Asian fusion brunch + moving day for cats

Fleet week + hiking east bay + new favorite Chinatown

Somehow we are already into October. Last weekend was another weekend in the sun. The highlight was attending San Francisco’s Fleet Week, a unique local event where once a year military airplanes put on an air show. The planes fly along the coast and throughout the city, so all week we could hear the airplanes … More Fleet week + hiking east bay + new favorite Chinatown