Day 28

New wine n’ dine spot via http://www.dineabouttown.com/ (check it out, goes till end of January and circles back in June) with one of my favorite peeps I’ve met since moving to San Francisco – K2, Kate Kirby.   Restaurant name: Oola about venue: Oola Restaurant and Bar focuses on local California ingredients, seasonal produce, and organicallyContinue reading “Day 28”

Day 27

Taste of Terroir – Cacao  What is “Terroir”?: (from terre, “land”) it is the set of special characteristics that the geography, geology and climate of a certain place, interacting with plant genetics, express in agricultural products such as wine, coffee, chocolate, tomatoes, heritage wheat, cannabis, and tea.  I had not realized how analogous to wine makingContinue reading “Day 27”

Day 24

*The ‘first’ today that reminded me of the wise ‘laughter is the best medicine’ quote was taking 4 minutes and 14 seconds to watch the ‘most viewed youtube video of all time’ :  PSY – GANGNAM STYLE with 1779 Million views as of Janurary 14.  I had never even heard of it, then again I don’tContinue reading “Day 24”

Day 23

Received Moxibustion and Cupping.  Up until today, I had only experienced receiving Acupuncture when it comes to Traditional Chinese Medicine. .  Thanks to the expert, Kristi Oshiro L.Ac.., I was exposed to 2 new techniques.     CUPPING:   Cupping therapy is an ancient Chinese form of alternative medicine in which a local suction isContinue reading “Day 23”

Day 22

Day 22 – Glass of vino at Barrel House in Sausalito I was so tired after a long work day but so happy to be recharged by my amazing friend J Scott’s energy(our conversations tend to always invigorate the mind!) So grateful we had this ‘first’ on the calendar.  Happy Hour overlooking Angel Island andContinue reading “Day 22”