…Landmark

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landmark |ˈlan(d)ˌmärk|noun an object or feature of a landscape or town that is easily seen and recognized from a distance, esp. one that enables someone to establish their location This summer for the two weeks I have off before I head off to my long vacation down in Southern California I promised myself I’d do some touristy things in San Francisco. I grew up here, but […]

….Sunshine

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  sunshine [suhn-shahyn]  noun brightness or radiance; cheerfulness  San Francisco, although known for many things, unfortunately sunshine is not one of them. It’s rare to get a string of days filled with sun. The sun may shine most days, but it is never hot. This past weekend has hit the bay area with a welcomed amount of hot sun. Enough […]

…Splash

splash |spla sh | noun a spell of moving about in water energetically I took to the slip in slide this week with the girls. I was designated the score keeper, a 1 was not so good and a 5 was spectacular. The Olympics must have really inspired them, especially the gymnastics because they were doing cartwheels, summersaults, and […]

…Summer

summer 1 |ˈsəmər|noun the warmest season of the year My summertime adventures thus far are usually spent with three little girls, going to swimming lessons, the beach, parks, or eating lots of ice cream. I’ve also ventured out to Santa Barbara with friends, kayaking, and wine tasting. Here are some of my favorite photos from the last […]

…Buddies

buddy |ˈbədē| informal noun a close friend It’s been awhile since I’ve posted something new but with the summer here I hope to blog more often. I’ve been settling in to working full time as a nanny for three great girls. The days are long, not quite like being in a classroom. I am trying my best […]