To Do

469. Ride in a convertible south on U.S. 1 (PCH) in California in the springtime

Updated June 20, 2010 Spring has always been my favorite season, and I can’t think of a better way to spend it than driving along California’s beautiful coastline. Of course, when I lived back East, I had this idea that it would be sunny and warm and full of the scent of spring. Now that […]

429. Put my hands in Marilyn Monroe’s handprints at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

Attempted February 2010 and August 2004 I must be a total ditz or something, because I’ve gone to Mann’s Chinese theatre (or is it Grauman’s Chinese Theatre?) twice now, attempting to do this and I can’t seem to locate Marilyn’s hand prints. I’ve found lots of other stars footprints and handprints, but I can’t seem […]

318. Ride a cable car in San Francisco

Updated June 8, 2009 I’ve been to San Francisco a few times, and I’ve even been to the place where the tourists line up to get on the cable cars, but the line has always been so long, I haven’t wanted to wait. It’s such a beautiful city with so many things going on that […]

145. Go wine-tasting in Sonoma County, California

Updated February 8, 2009 I’m so close, it could easily be a weekend car trip. I don’t know a lot about wine, but I’d like to learn.