Happy Birthday to me!

My Journal/My Stories

I love to be "somewhere else" on my birthday - in a newly discovered spot or old haunt. And always with favorite people. It sets the tone for my new year ahead and when I travel, I easily find my gratitude ...so here it is! My birthday week in San Francisco (mostly a gastronomic tour) with the perfect trifecta of family, friends, and Swiss Silk Company!

 New restaurant in Hayes Valley,  a | Mano  ...all pasta made by hand, and cocktails too ...sigh.

New restaurant in Hayes Valley, a | Mano ...all pasta made by hand, and cocktails too ...sigh.

 One  smoked salmon sammich  and latte to go, please ...

One smoked salmon sammich and latte to go, please ...

 Birthday dinner with my first born, she's as golden as this dish. Excellent meal at  Kin Khao  on Cyril Magnin St.

Birthday dinner with my first born, she's as golden as this dish. Excellent meal at Kin Khao on Cyril Magnin St.

 I took a cruise through  Britex  Fabrics - a landmark since 1952. Its moving from its original location, but not far

I took a cruise through Britex Fabrics - a landmark since 1952. Its moving from its original location, but not far