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Day 15 – Attend a Fungus Fair!

Today’s first – attended a fungus fair put on by the Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz.  What I learned right off the bat is that Mycology, the study of mushrooms, is no different than any science in that learning the … Continue reading

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Foraging for Mushrooms with Mia!

Today was a first for me, I have never foraged for mushrooms (pretty cool that my friends live a short stroll from here).  Mia’s husband gifted her with the mushroom bible for Christmas, she’ll be a fungi expert in no … Continue reading

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Day 10- Orange Theory Fitness- “good things come to those who sweat”

Today’s first – morning group fitness class at Orange Theory Fitness, Capitola.  I have seen these fitness centers all over, but never knew the concept behind them.  Their method boils down to heart rate based interval training.  Backed by the … Continue reading

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Day 8- electronic upright bass

Today’s first: Attempt to play the EUB!  Very challenging, didn’t even know this instrument existed until I saw it at my friend’s house.  I opted to learn to pluck a scale (Gmajor) and then picked up the bow to play … Continue reading

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Day 56

Aquarium of the Bay – amazing what you can squeeze into a lunch break with a good friend and a lil’ planning.. 🙂    Aquarium of the Bay is a public aquarium located at Embarcadero and Beach Street, at the … Continue reading

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