Anniversary Trip: San Francisco Part I

Ah, San Francisco.

Joey and I spent a couple of really rushed days in San Fran (I read somewhere that only tourists call it that but I can’t help it, it’s so much easier!) back in 2010 and we’ve wanted to go back and “do it right” ever since.  This time around we stayed in the Marina District, gave ourselves a full three days (plus two half days) to explore and made a sort of plan.  Sort of in that we made it the day before but better than nothing, right?




We got in before noon, shared an Uber with the most talkative 22-year old ever and checked into our Airbnb, where unbeknownst to me, the owner and Joey had arranged for the most beautiful bouquet of red roses to be waiting.  Is that not the cutest thing you’ve ever heard?  I feel so lucky to be married to that perfect human.

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Saying Goodbye to Summer

Or, “The 2015 Summer Bucket List Wrap Up”

Seeing as today is officially the first day of fall (!!!), I thought it was an appropriate time to review that good old summer bucket list.  I debated doing that thing where I get busy and forget that I even wrote a summer bucket list and never mention it again, but I’m 26 now and I’ve got my life together* so you’re getting a end-of-the-season review this year.



#1 Attend City Park Jazz (check!)

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