Looking for a decent motel around San Francisco/Santa Cruz with a heated pool and lots of teens/preteens hanging out (I have 12 and 15 year old daughters). Also good: inexpensive, no bed bugs, wifi. But the pool and other kids are really all they care about.
Can you steer me towards a short-term (40 hours) volunteer opportunity with kids in San Francisco during the next month? [more inside]
So, it looks like we will be going to be spending two weeks in August in the San Francisco area, specifically one week in Palo Alto and then one week in San Francisco. "We" encompasses myself, my wife, our 6 year old daughter and my mother-in-law, all visiting from the UK. None of us have been to California before. What should we do? [more inside]
How can I support my daughter's interest in the agrarian lifestyle with my urban, black-thumb sensibility in the Bay Area? [more inside]
Do you have any suggestions for fun sights/activities for kids in San Francisco? [more inside]
Entertaining an eight-year old on a budget in San Francisco. [more inside]
What is the benefit of growing up in the big(ish) city? [more inside]