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Merry Christmas!

Posted by clare on December 24th, 2006

(Christmas present and Christmas past)

Success!

Posted by clare on December 11th, 2006

I’ll be sharing a two-bedroom Craftsman-style house in Oakland, half a block from Piedmont Avenue and otherwise ideally situated in a great neighborhood convenient to just about every form of transportation a person could want. I’m excited to earn the right to some Oakland civic pride. And, for the record, posting to Craigslist’s housing wanted […]

Santacon 2006

Posted by clare on December 10th, 2006

My baptism by beer into my new San Francisco life came yesterday in the form of Santacon 2006: San Francisco Santarchy. Leslie and I spent Friday night preparing our Santa garb. We went at 9AM on Saturday to meet up with the other East Bay Santas and take the ferry into the city. On the […]

paradise calling

Posted by clare on December 7th, 2006

Berkeley is some kind of alternate universe, overrun with Foresters and Minis and suffering from a very serious Prius infestation. The grocery stores have Harper’s and Bust in the checkout lane racks, and the neighborhood drug store has an entire aisle of $30+ yoga mats. Bryan pointed out a raw/organic/live food restaurant which serves “I […]