May 12th, 2015

bay area bucket list.

It’s my one-year San Franniversary! In order to continue documenting my adventures in the Bay Area, I made a bucket list to check off what I’ve accomplished and what is still left to explore.

San Francisco [completed] Walk across the Golden Gate Bridge ✓ Walk around Sausalito ✓ Take the ferry to Alcatraz ✓ Watch the sea lions at Fisherman’s Wharf ✓ DeYoung museum ✓ See the

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March 2nd, 2015

hiking // snapshots on mt tam.

Spring has arrived in California. Golden Gate Park is peppered with crushed, pink Magnolia blossoms, escapees that have drifted over the botanical garden’s walls and whose ultimate fate was decided under the foot of a passing pedestrian. The cherry blossoms around Stowe Lake have already bloomed and faded, so quickly and quietly passersby might not have noticed it was happening at all.

The fleeting nature of spring brings forth flora

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May 9th, 2014

california or bust.

Setting out on this grand adventure has incurred quite a few preliminary setbacks in the form of financial woes, packing problems, and general stress-related eating habits. However, in my possession is a used car filled to the brim with my worldly possessions, a generally optimistic outlook, and a place to live. In order to accommodate a frugal moving endeavor sans shipping or moving van, there is absolutely no furniture and

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