View from inside the new parklet in front of abir

New parklet in front of cafe abir off divis

Fresh homemade strawberry freezer jam

I love it when one of my RSS feeds for “green” jobs shows me jobs where a “green card” is required. 

ID this plant! Brushy evergreeny looking shrub things growing roadside up Mount Tam. Anyone know what it is? Another new Cali plant for me. 

Today was yet another slog through the steaming pile of organic horse manure that life has been throwing our way recently. It started off innocently enough, with a breakfast of hardboiled egg with peanut butter & banana and cheddar cheese. I sat down at my laptop, balancing it carefully on

Solar panels over the healing tanks for the seals and sea lions

Visited the Marine Mammal Center in the Marin Headlands this weekend. It was a gorgeous, sunny day before the fourth of July and I figured it would be mobbed!

Happy Fourth of July – Natural Fireworks: the sunset from Mount Tamalpais while fog slithers in over the Marin Headlands; San Francisco in the distance. More summer photos here

Strawberry shortcake (made with spongecake, and mission mercado strawberries). Happy July!