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PENINSULA FOODIST

Paris Baguette opens in Mountain View

Paris Baguette has opened its doors at 317 Castro St. in downtown Mountain View. The opening comes two years after the international bakery chain took over the...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 2, 2018
Last comment by pogo, on Oct 9, 2018 at 2:23 pm | 8 comments | 4212 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Oak + Violet to open in Menlo Park hotel

Oak + Violet, the restaurant inside Menlo Park's new Park James Hotel, will open for dinner on Monday, Oct. 8. The

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 5, 2018
Last comment by to kali, on Oct 6, 2018 at 2:28 pm |
1 comment | 2675 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Buy Your Pumpkins On The Coast

It’s an annual outing at the Stec house to head to the coast and buy pumpkins for the season. Half Moon Bay and the San Mateo coast look great right now...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Oct. 1, 2018
Last comment by Options without the commercialism, on Oct 5, 2018 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1999 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Joe & The Juice at Stanford Shopping Center

UPDATE: A third Joe & The Juice opened on Friday, Oct. 5, at 240 Hamilton Ave. in Palo Alto. Danish juice chain Joe & The Juice has opened No. 2...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 3, 2018
Last comment by Better, on Oct 4, 2018 at 11:37 pm | 2 comments | 2895 Views

DEEP MENLO

NAS Daily, and Welcome to District Elections

First your get a treat: NAS Daily: the Best 60 Seconds on Facebook For three years Nuseir Yassin (a.k.a NAS), an Arab Israeli and Harvard grad, has toured...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Oct. 1, 2018
Last comment by KicksOn66, on Oct 3, 2018 at 12:49 am | 4 comments | 781 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

Let's Talk Internships

(Written by Rebecca Bjorklund, University Recruiter for a variety of corporations, ranging from management consulting to aerospace to interactive entertainment) Glowing...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Christopher A. Howland, on Oct 2, 2018 at 4:48 am | 2 comments | 2057 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Zucchini Takeover

There’s plenty of zucchini around these days to Food Party! with. Here’s a quick, kid-approved and adult favorite, side dish or snack, perfect for...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Oct 1, 2018 at 6:44 am | 8 comments | 1893 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

The Oft-Unseen Fruits of End-of-Life Care

==I The following essay is a modified version of a piece titled, "Compassion and the Uncertain Caregiver," which was recently accepted by the medical journal, Palliative...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Smith, on Sep 30, 2018 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 3099 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

The Elevating Embrace of a Man with Down Syndrome

==I This piece is the third in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- the 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jul. 2, 2018
Last comment by Susan, on Sep 27, 2018 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1934 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Guest Post: Youth, Illness, and Advance Care Directives

==I This piece is a guest-written essay by Leilani Graham, a Palo Alto native and graduate of Henry M. Gunn High School. Leilani is now a San Francisco-based writer,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Sep. 25, 2018
Last comment by Stephanie M., on Sep 27, 2018 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 1882 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Sex and Connection (Chicken or Egg?)

I usually stay away from gender generalization because people are unique; additionally, gender-based comments are not useful to men or women. But in the case of...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Sep 27, 2018 at 2:38 am | 2 comments | 2264 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Thought and Matter: A Young Man's Search for Interest and Meaning

==I This piece is the fourth in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- a 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jul. 16, 2018
Last comment by trivani, on Sep 27, 2018 at 2:08 am | 11 comments | 3098 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Calling grandma

My mom recently retired. And I underestimated just how helpful she could be living half a country away. This summer our son was excited to practice using my...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Sep. 26, 2018
There are no comments yet. 640 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Global Warming Diet

With Hurricane Florence pounding the east coast, and a week of commitments happening at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, it’s time to remind...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Ghaha12, on Sep 22, 2018 at 4:19 am | 7 comments | 1785 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

All-day cafe, bar to open in downtown Redwood City

The owners of Blacksmith Bar on Broadway Street in Redwood City are opening a new venture directly across the street: The Nighthawk, which will serve coffee by day...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Sep. 10, 2018
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Sep 13, 2018 at 10:33 pm | 4 comments | 5135 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Camper readies for Labor Day opening in Menlo Park

==I UPDATE: Camper announced that the restaurant will officially open on Tuesday, Sept. 4, with soft openings and limited hours in the days prior. To make a reservation,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by Blatt, on Sep 13, 2018 at 7:04 pm | 3 comments | 4773 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Modern Hospice Care and The Death of Ivan Ilyich

Readers: Apologies for my recent delay in posts! I've been awaiting approval for pieces on a couple individuals in the Ada's employee series. In the meantime,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jun. 19, 2018
Last comment by ankie147, on Sep 10, 2018 at 8:56 pm | 5 comments | 3645 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Three Categories of Sex

In his book Passionate Marriage, David Schnarch describes the research of Donald Mosher regarding three categories -- or styles -- of sex (pg. 244-260). I find these...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Sep 10, 2018 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 4075 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Downtown Redwood City gets new cafe

A recovering product manager has opened her first cafe in Redwood City: Revere Coffee and Tea at 2074 Broadway St. Lily Lai opened Revere in late June. The space...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 2, 2018
Last comment by astronomy papers, on Sep 5, 2018 at 7:50 am | 2 comments | 4470 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Coffeebar to expand to Redwood City

Less than a year after opening in downtown Menlo Park, the popular Tahoe-born Coffeebar is planning another Peninsula location in Redwood City. Coffeebar owner...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by astronomy papers, on Sep 5, 2018 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 4080 Views
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San Francisco's Urban Ritual boba pops up in Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,454 views

Couples: A Relationship Test . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,126 views

Food Party! SOS
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 917 views

Enjoy every configuration of your family
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 569 views