Monthly Archives: January 2007

know your free days

Did you know that most museums and similar places have days when they waive their admission fees? Well, they do. A visit to their website should help you determine when you can visit without cost. Also if you are a … Continue reading

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oven cleaning

This is probably everyone's least favorite chore. Seriously, if you don't have a self-cleaning oven, between the toxic fumes, having to stick your head in the oven and the brown crud that takes a roll of paper towels to remove, … Continue reading

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tea in sf

Although I didn't live in the city of San Francisco, I have lived in the East Bay (Berkeley, Albany and Emeryville) on and off over the last 15 years. Recently we visited the City and discovered a fantastic little tea … Continue reading

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get paid to recycle

Depending on where you live, there is usually a fee charged for each bottle (plastic or glass) and aluminum can that contains a beverage. So whether it's soda, water, tea or beer, if it comes in a can or bottle, … Continue reading

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why people don’t like tomatoes

Heirlooms Tomatoes should never be put in the fridge. It destroys their flavor. I think this is why many people say they don't like tomatoes – tomatoes that have been refrigerated taste funny, so if that is your only experience, … Continue reading

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flowers for 15% off

2 week old martha roses This is a continuation of yesterday's tip. As I said, NOW is the time to make your plans for the 14th of February. In fact if you are thinking flowers, Martha's Flowers is a great … Continue reading

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now is the time to prepare for v-day*

IMG_2619 If you want to go to a swanky restaurant or in place, today would be a good day to call and make a reservation. If you are thinking of chocolates, now would be a good time to place your … Continue reading

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