One last shout out for the SF Giants Fans!

We may not be dancing in the streets this week, but the SF Giants World Series win can still be felt everywhere you go.  There’s just a certain sparkle in the eyes of everyone.  This morning I was doing laundry with a neighbor and we were showing off our Giants T-shirts.  She watched the final…

San Francisco Goes Wild with World Series Win

History was made on this night as the SF Giants scored World Series Victory and the city is crazy with excitement. Because the team was playing in Texas, San Francisco put up a jumbo screen outside City Hall and thousands upon thousands turned out.  As people got off work, the crowd became unbelievable. Perhaps it…

Rail Journey to Seven Secret Dance Destinations

Nature, wildlife and rails are the backdrop and inspiration behind an amazing dance journey down San Francisco’s backroads. “Trolley Dances” is a mix of artful performances designed to both delight and inspire.  San Francisco’s MUNI escorts the curious down hidden paths into a mystical musical awakening.  There’s even a political statement or two along the…

The Secret Sauce of North Beach

Celbrate Italia – The Italian Heritage Parade is a buffet of beauty — and it’s been a celebration of wine, song, chefs and fraternal organizations for going on 150 years (back when the average lunch was 25 cents).  What other parade would you catch a pepperoni roll flying through the air in lieu of bubble gum?…

On any given Sunday

San Francisco is always a celebration — and this is just a taste of what one weekend day can bring.  Blues, kazoos, artful dance, rising musicians, even an event that brings out 400,000 to showcase leather-clad accessories — it’s all a brilliant blend of all that makes the city shine.  This day brought me to…

Argentine Tango – Outside in the Open Air

The Bay Area Argentine Tango Association encourages everyone to grab a partner and learn to dance.  And they’ll teach you for free in the open air – whether it’s near the ocean or in the heart of Union Square!  They’re hoofing it everywhere and bringing in incredibly talented performers to boot.  I had the privilege…