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Golden Gate Fields

We love going to Golden Gate Fields! The Turf Club is an excellent spot to enjoy the races and have a wonderful meal. The service at Golden Gate Fields is really good. You can make a reservation to Golden Gate Field’s Turf Club online. All reservations are for 11am with..
La Cocina’s Food & Entrepreneurship Conference

La Cocina’s Food & Entrepreneurship Conference

La Cocina is an amazing organization.  They’ve been around for 10 years.  La Cocina’s Food & Entrepreneurship Conference was held the first weekend in November with Saturday being a food tour of the many great success stories that La Cocina has produced.  Sunday entails a conference session with many diverse speakers, talking..
Taste and Tribute

Taste and Tribute

It’s that time of year again.  The wonderful and delicious Taste and Tribute is Friday, November 20th at the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel.  Laurent Manrique of Cafe de la Presse and other food ventures, has long been a sponsor of The Tibetan Aid Project.  The Tibetan Aid Project strives to preserve sacred..
Levi’s Stadium – SF 49ers Opening Day

Levi’s Stadium – SF 49ers Opening Day

I was fortunate enough to score a ticket to the 49ers opening day game at Levi’s Stadium.  My friend’s nephew, Chase Thomas, is a linebacker for the 49ers.  The posse had 20 tickets in the shade around the 20 yard line. I took CalTrain from SF to the game, my..
Gotham Club

Gotham Club

If you’re a Giants season ticket holder and haven’t seen Gotham Club, you need to, especially before 8/18 when registration opens to a broader audience and also to be one of the last 300 people who get to be members.  The Gotham Club is tapping out their membership at 1000...
San Francisco Giants Stadium View Level

San Francisco Giants Stadium View Level

The views from anywhere in San Francisco Giants Stadium are spectacular, but the San Francisco Giants Stadium View Level are beyond belief.  We sit in the second or Club Level, and we love our views.  We got to the game a LOT early, so we decided to take a tour..
Sunset  Celebration Weekend

Sunset Celebration Weekend

It’s probably been 10 years since we’ve been to the Sunset Celebration Weekend.  Located At Sunset Magazine’s corporate headquarters in Menlo Park, the two-day weekend show features food, wine, travel, gardening, remodeling and crafts. We chose to get the VIP access pass for this year’s Sunset Celebration Weekend.  For what..
La Cocina

La Cocina

We were fortunate to attend La Cocina‘s annual fundraiser, hosted at Airbnb headquarters.  I was surprised to learn that AirBnB is housed on the top two floors of the ages-old Gift Center, where my Apple company had its annual MacWorld party for so many years.  Just being there brought back..
Ratna Ling

Ratna Ling

I was fortunate to purchase a two-day stay at Ratna Ling, courtesy of the Redwood Coast Medical Services.  Ratna Ling is part of a Tibetan Buddhist Mandala, or family, of eight or more organizations including the Odean Buddhist Temple near Ratna Ling, Dharma College and Ningba College, and Dharma Publishing..
College Avenue, Oakland

College Avenue, Oakland

I personally think that one of the best blocks of all College Avenue, Oakland, is its last – the 6300 block, especially the west side.  Teaming with a beautiful produce market, meat market, fish market, amazing bakery, Wood Tavern, and Southies, their bbq shop next door, you can’t go wrong..