That time of the year when it’s summertime in the Bay and baseball is best of the best. #OrangeOctober My Godboo is born and raised #orangeandblack. 18 innings later… Yes! Yes! Yes! Because champagne rain never gets old. On to the final four. #NLCS Let’s go Giants!
Oakland Music Festival with the homeskillets. You know how we do. Town biz. Umami Burger The Especiale Truffle Fries & Caesar Truffle Burger The Original Belly Steak + Eggs & Belly Tacos Cali Tacos Belly Cali Fries …and my fave month.
…Sunday morning. Cuz after more than a month of being a busy bee, it’s nice having a weekend that’s low key. Lunch in Marin. Coconut latte Pollo Al Horno Camarones Criollos Got my Cosmo groomed. Watched a concert in my living room. #OnTheRun Then followed it with Netflix.Easy. And… happening
Since dropping end-August, that new mixtape Cloud 19 by Oakland’s own Kehlani, been stuck on repeat. And if you like that vibe reminiscent of them good ol’ days of 90’s queens of hip hop soul – that blunted, cruise-good, “I deserve better” music – then this is a must. You too…will
Beautiful. The one word I would use to describe my entire weekend. My family celebrated a momentous occasion in Lake Tahoe over the weekend. My cousin Jasmine’s wedding. Every. Single. Detail. Meticulous. Congratulations newlyweds! It was most definitely #flawless.
The third annual Hiero Day happened this past holiday weekend. It was also MaryJane’s third year of vending this event so we’re three for three! From the first Hiero Day on half a shared block of one artists stage and vendors countable on one hand, to what it is today…
This past Saturday some of the Bay Area’s best DJs and artists gathered to pay tribute to Oakland’s beloved Graffiti King and Bay Area legend, Mike “DREAM” Francisco. Recognized worldwide as a style master, Dream’s graffiti established the visual aesthetic of Oakland’s Hip Hop culture and put The Town on
DREAM DAY 2014 “Dream but don’t sleep.” Saturday, August 23rd Greenpeace Yard 955 7th Street, Oakland, CA 2pm-7pm Photo Cred: Repost from Marty WillieMaze Aranaydo & Vogue One Honoring the Life and Legacy of Mike “Dream” Francisco. LIVE painting by TDK Crew & Fam DJs // Day Party vibes Food/Bevvys
To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time Robert Herrick, 1591-1674 Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying. The glorious lamp of heaven, the sun, The higher he’s a-getting, The sooner will his race be