Staycation- Local Strawberry picking at Gizdich Ranch
California / Food / Kris Updates / Local Business / South Bay

Staycation- Local Strawberry picking at Gizdich Ranch

Last week Mr. B and I received a postcard in the mail informing us that it was strawberry picking season at Gizdich Ranch, located in Watsonville CA. We absolutely love this place and have many fond memories from when we went apple picking during the fall. Although it’s quite a commute from San Jose, the … Continue reading

Bring The Noise: How Sound Works In Mysterious Ways
California / Inspirations / Music / travel

Bring The Noise: How Sound Works In Mysterious Ways

Non-stop sunshine. Cut throat driving. Countless street art at every turn. Child pop stars in training who can play the accordion. Famous Asian celebrities in bright pink Hummer limos. Legendary chicken and waffles at Roscoe’s in Inglewood. All of this must mean one thing; I’m currently vacationing in Los Angeles. As I sit on my … Continue reading

Bay Area / Bay Area Events / California / For the Girls / For the Guys / Live / Music

Top Five Bay Area Music Venues That Won’t Drain Your Wallet

Cheapest Van Halen tickets for this Summer at the HP Pavilion in San Jose on StubHub: $50. Service and instant download fee for ticket: $14.95. Parking at HP Pavilion: $25. Plastic cup of mediocre light beer: $10. The essential Van Halen 2012 tour shirt: $20. Right there, you’re looking at $119.95 for a single concert. … Continue reading

Bay Area Events / For the Girls / For the Guys / Geek Chic

Geek Chic: Ways to Celebrate Geek Pride Day 2012!

Geek Pride Day is tomorrow, May 25th! Wait up. Reverse thrusters. How are YOU planning to celebrate this moonglorious geeky holiday?! You have no idea? You are in luck, Geek Chic Krisrael readers; below are several fun ways to celebrate your inner geek-stud or geekette! Host a geek-themed party! Geek-themed parties can be elaborate or last … Continue reading

California / For the Girls / For the Guys / Free! / Get off your @$$ -- it's the weekend / South Bay

Running Tracks and Trails

I love parties. One of the first to arrive, one of the last to leave. I’m not the life of the party, but I sure do enjoy myself! I love parties! But NOT Track Parties. They suck. Bring me to a track party and I’m the party pooper. What’s that old saying? “Every party needs … Continue reading

Bay Area / Music / Recording / Videos

Three Songs to Help Break The Ice With Your Dad On Father’s Day

The synchronized flowers paired together in the spiral vase at the center of the living room table begin to slightly wilt and shed their delicate petals. Half empty wine bottles that had previously been christened and celebrated now stand dormant awaiting the next momentous event. The elaborately clever and touching cards that stand up in … Continue reading