Archives for December 2013

Christmas Time in San Francisco

Every year my gal pals and I head to San Francisco at Christmas time for a BIG shopping day.  When I say BIG...I mean several trips to the car to drop off packages kind of BIG.  It is a day filled with a whole lot of silliness too.  Some years we have stayed at the Westin St. Francis Hotel for the … [Read more...]

Christmas at Filoli

For the past 25+ years during the Thanksgiving break, my mother and I, along with our maternal aunts, grandmothers, girl cousins, and some friends, partake in a real special Christmas treat.  We gather at Filoli Mansion in Woodside, California for the annual Holiday Traditions.  The mansion’s lower … [Read more...]