Category Archives: Postaweek

Saturday Farmers’ Market And The Umbrella Connection, Among Other Things

Today, I was at the College of San Mateo Farmers’ Market promptly as it opened at 0900H.  I wanted to buy fresh berries and some great pastries by Crepe and Brioche.  We’re having a brunch at home for my daughter, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Freedoms

Tomorrow, people will celebrate our nation’s independence day.  Already the frenzy over grabbing the best cuts of beef, ribs, chicken, fish, and a whole gamut of vegetables, has been a dizzying scene at most food retailers.  Families and friends will … Continue reading

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Two Eggs

My daughter and her roomies have discovered a hummingbird nest in the backyard of their Castro rental. Mother bird has been busy tending to her two would-be off-springs. Notice how each egg is a different color. And a great color … Continue reading

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Shoes Eating Socks?

I recently acquired from Zappos a much coveted pair of Jambu Barefoots. It was an older edition so I had some difficulty finding it, and at the color I wanted too. As luck would have it, it was on sale … Continue reading

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To My Nieces On Their Graduation

Dear Ronna and Mara: This period marks such a milestone to you and your family, with a high school graduation and a college graduation in the same year. For us parents, it is a time for quiet gratification that we … Continue reading

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Bagpipes At Sunset

The forecasters promised a dry Sunday. But all through the morning, as we made our way southward out of the Peninsula, it was cold, wet, and gray.  We tried to convince ourselves that everywhere around us were low-lying clouds and … Continue reading

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