Thought you were the ultimate animal lover? Think again. Tracey Stewart, author of Do Unto Animals, devotes her life to animal activism, rescuing dogs, pigs, bees, and more. Her book, praised by the likes of Jane Goodall and Carol Haggas, is full of humorous personal stories, hands on projects, and realistic advice to help readers better know their animal companions.
Hop on Highway 1 and pretty soon you'll be rounding a corner and staring at one of the most beautiful seaside vistas you’ve ever set your eyes on. Turn off the highway and you'll be in Pacifica, a quiet beach community known as one of the safest places to live in California. It is the perfect spot to escape busy city life and relax.
In time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a new program at UCSF aims to give free genetic cancer screenings to every San Francisco Bay Area woman who wants one.
Sometimes (read: oftentimes) we get an uncontrollable hankering for fried chicken. In order to satiate that hunger, we've scoured the city, from gas stations to gastropubs, and tasted dozens of versions. These are our favorites.
Since being turned over to the National Parks Service in 1994, the Presidio has steadily emerged as one of the San Francisco’s best, if somewhat surprisingly lesser known, natural work and playscapes. And it’s about to get a whole lot bigger—13 acres bigger.
It may not be 28 Barbary Lane, but as the longtime home of one of San Francisco's most beloved authors, it's pretty damn close.
Think San Francisco lacks in style? Lorraine Sanders begs to differ. The local writer has covered every square inch of San Francisco's thriving fashion scene for over 10 years. From her popular blog, SF Indie Fashion, to her latest endeavor interviewing those at the "intersection of fashion, entrepreneurship, sustainability, and technology" for the Spirit of 608 podcast, Lorraine is an expert on San Francisco style.
Thanks to warm weather encouraging early bud break, the wine grape harvest is coming to a close early this year. Luckily, there’s still time to get in on the action with these special experiences that get you out of the tasting rooms and into the vineyards.
Living a creative lifestyle while balancing a nine-to-five job means that days are full and nights run long. Whether it’s putting in hours at the office or sharpening your creative edge, an outfit that works with (not against) you is key.
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