***Please note: The #MarinCares crowdfunding campaign ended on April 14, 2014 but you can still make a donation to Legal Aid of Marin to support the Marin Community Court here.***…Read more
One of my most popular blog posts is the one I wrote about cheap haircuts in Marin. It seems affordable haircuts are in high demand around here. Today Celia wanted…Read more
I got my car fixed! A few months ago my car was parked in a parking lot when dear daughter came out and found this very large dent in it.…Read more
Want to have a delicious and ethnic meal for 2 for under $10? I found the place!
I just discovered today that Royal Franks in downtown San Rafael is so much MORE than a hot dog stand.
Last night was the Girl’s Night Out Twitter Dance. Which basically means if you are a girl on Twitter in the local area you were invited.Read more
I like to support local, independently owned businesses but I’m not one to spend big money on a haircut. I’ve also never been happy with haircuts from that big super chain haircut place. I was happy to discover Salon Mirsa in San Rafael.Read more
I don’t know about you, but whenever I see a restaurant in a mall I usually assume it is a chain restaurant and I’m not that interested in it. I found out Roadside BBQ is not a chain restaurant. There are 2 locations, this one and another one in San Francisco.Read more
Grocery Shopping in San Rafael: a cultural experience. If you have driven through the Canal area of San Rafael on Bellam lately I’m sure you’ve noticed quite a few changes. The old sleepy Circuit City is now a booming Latino grocery store called Mi Pueblo.Read more
The Youth in Arts Italian Street Painting Festival in San Rafael was cool! I didn’t have a lot of time to hang out but I made a quick pass through downtown San Rafael on Sunday afternoon. Here are some of the amazing pieces I saw.Read more