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Monthly Archives: May 2012
This weekend marked the 75th birthday of the Golden Gate Bridge. This was an especially sentimental event for me because my grandfather walked the bridge on opening day, May 27th, 1937. My grandfather was 9 at the time and wore his cowboy costume … Continue reading
I hope this puts as much of a smile on your face as it did for me!
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Drawing outfit inspiration from the incredibly chic Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday (1953) skirt, top, shoes, scarf
Loving these outfits by Katherine Hooker. I’m going on vacation to New Zealand in July, which will be right in the middle of their winter. These coats would be perfect!
When I was at The Ice Cream Bar and Soda Fountain I received a mini history lesson on soda fountains in the US. Soda fountains flourished during the prohibition years, when recently unemployed bartenders, who wanted to continue their skill … Continue reading
This weekend I visited the The Ice Cream Bar and Soda Fountain, located in Cole Valley. The art deco signs, restored 1930s bar and vintage cash register had me smitten from the beginning. We went straight for the soda fountain in the back and … Continue reading