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Affordable Ways to Update a Rental Kitchen

Remodelista editor Meredith wanted to perform a a miracle rental remodel on her San Francisco apartment kitchen with paint. At first, she contemplated painting the cabinets (faux- mahogony) —but backe…

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5 Amazing Parks in the Sky (Slideshow)

When a railroad becomes defunct, what happens to the tracks and stations left over? All too often, they are abandoned to overgrowth and rot. However, in a few special cases, the community takes the ra…

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Punk Feline Rides Public Transit (Photo)

Instagram user @shanasarett spotted this dynamic duo on San Francisco's Muni train. We're very impressed by how the man's vest spikes match the ones on his peaceful feline companion's collar: Pho…

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Nobody Should Go Through Cancer Alone

Today is Owning Pink’s three year anniversary (Throw confetti, pop corks, do cartwheels, and light firecrackers! WOOT! Happy Anniversary, Owning Pink!) And that’s not all. Three days ago was my 43r…

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3 Stellar Cookbooks of 2012

One would think, with the bumper crop of food blogs and recipe archives on the internet that the humble, hard copy, cookbook would be utterly obsolete, if not dead. Maybe it is those die-hard foodies …

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5 Worst Cities for Parking

By Adam Verwymeren, Networx It’s the bane of big-city life, the never-ending search for a parking spot is one of the most frustrating things about living in a densely populated area. And after all …

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Yoga Room Opened at Airport

San Francisco International airport has opened a yoga room with a few yoga mats and several chairs. No shoes, food, drinks or cell phones are allowed. Also silence is supposed to be observed in the ai…

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San Francisco’s Greenest Buildings

San Franciscans can already lay claim to living in the greenest city in the country, at least according to a recent survey. The Bay Area, with its crunchy granola-chic attitude, prizes few things as h…

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Speak Your Truth

I recently had the pleasure of speaking at a TEDx talk in San Francisco. The night before my talk I was future tripping because I only had eighteen minutes to speak. Typically I lecture extemporaneous…

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Killer Whales Spotted Near San Francisco

A pod of 14 orcas was spotted this week near the Golden Gate Bridge. It is rare for them to appear so near the city of San Francisco. Speculation so far has been that they are looking for food in th…

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