Top Foods in My Town? Hmmmm…

Erl recently challenged me to put together a list of “Top Foods in Your Town.” Honestly, I’ve been more impressed by the food my friends have made or that local grocers have provided than I have been by meals dished up by the pros in this town! So, here’s an unconventional list of favorite eats courtesy of San Franciscans both public and private

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Metamorphosis and Faulty Memories

I grew up in rural Illinois, with pretty amazing parents, and I spent a lot of time — and I do mean a lot of time — outside. Sure, there was playing in the lake and the creek, and there were garden chores and yard mowing, but there were also school projects and non-school educational projects. My favorite of these amateur naturalist activities, I think, was the leaf collection. But another project that I’d more or less forgotten about was watching caterpillars metamorphose. Until last week. Read more

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Spring Weather Fashion

I may not be one of the most fashionable people you’ve ever met, but I do love to read The Sartorialist. Last night, after working far too late, I was perusing my RSS feeds, and came across a new way to knot a scarf. There’s a nice pic (after the jump) and an awesome little how-to […]

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