Category Archives: culture

Soda Springs Ski Trip

We’ve been meaning to introduce the kids to skiing and finally managed a trip over the break with some family friends. Before heading to the snow, we had to get some gloves for Alissa. So we made an afternoon of … Continue reading

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Long Holiday Adventures

We had a few adventures this long MLK weekend. The playground at GGP. Ashley being Ashley: Amanda the gymnast: Some flower with my 100mm macro lens. Great lens that I can’t use well. Alissa Diva: With mommy: This is Alissa’s … Continue reading

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Starting the year with some culture

We got a season pass to the exploratorium as a gift this year and took full advantage on this New Year Day. As an uber-geek, I enjoy the hands on exhibits and do my best to explain things to the … Continue reading

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Thank you Easter Bunny! *Bawk* *Bawk*

The Easter Bunny visited this past weekend and left some goodies for the girls: I don’t know why Alissa doesn’t look happy in this picture.

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Muni, Metreon, Movie, and MOMA

I took a random day off last week so we took a little field trip. I documented using my fish-eye lens since it rarely gets used and I thought it would be a good exercise for what I thought the … Continue reading

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New beds and a new farmer’s market

Alissa has been sleeping in her big girl bed the last few days. She actually made the transition with no fuss at all. As a matter of fact, she was quite excited to sleep in it. Funny thing was that … Continue reading

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San Francisco Giants Picnic in the Park

Cousin Eddy took a bunch of people including Alissa and myself to the Giants Picnic in the Park yesterday. It was a great event actually. The weather was perfect. Free hot dogs, beer, soda, popcorn, tacos, ice cream sandwiches, etc. … Continue reading

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California Academy of Sciences – trip #2

I took Alissa to the CAS again today. This time around, we went through the four story rainforest. There were lots of cool geckos and butterflies as well as fish and birds. Also, since I’m too cheap to pay for … Continue reading

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California Academy of Sciences

We decided to try the California Academy of Sciences again today after our failed attempt on opening day. There were still tons of people there and traffic was a mess when we left. Still, we had a good if brief … Continue reading

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Conservatory of Flowers

We tried to make it to the opening day of the California Academy of Sciences but it was amazingly packed. We even went 30 minutes before the doors opened and by the time we got there, the line was literally … Continue reading

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