SF de Young Museum
The San Francisco de Young Museum is hosting all sorts of shenanigans Friday nights between now and November. The de Young Museum is one of our favorite SF art museums (along with SFMoMa and the Asian Art Museum). It sits in the center of Golden Gate Park (we’re about to move a few blocks away!)
“A gentle silence descended on them, suggestive of the flow of time.”
Sputnik Sweetheart, Haruki Murakami
My first stroll through the Japanese tea garden was on a typically foggy San Francisco day in July when I randomly stumbled upon it while on my first run through Golden Gate Park.
It was gray and drizzly when I
Image courtesy Austin James Rea Photography
“I have learned that the swiftest traveller is he that goes afoot.”
– Walden, Thoreau
Blaine and I are big fans of exploring cities on foot. What better way to absorb the small details and surprises a city holds? In Tokyo, meandering from ward to ward is particularly satisfying because it’s the only
Find both zen and merriment in one of the world’s largest metropolises.
9am Cronuts and Shrines
Start your morning in Harajuku along Omotesando Dori with the creators of the cronut at Dominique Ansel Bakery. The bakery’s bright and white interior emphasizes the colorful, elegant sweets on display. Here sweet and savory treats abound. Choose from frozen s’mores,
Come to Big Sur to relax and be surrounded by nature. The epic views from Highway 1 have remained largely unchanged since the beginning of time. They are poetic scenes preserved in all their wild beauty for us to enjoy.
Blaine and I grew up in Colorado, and the mountain town culture will always be a part of