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By Anita Felicelli

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About this blog: I grew up in Palo Alto and now live in Mountain View with my husband, daughter and two corgis. After about a decade grappling with the law, first as a law student at UC Berkeley and then as a litigator around the Bay Area, I left ...  (More)

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The Spectacular Now-- Does it Live up to the Hype?
Sep 7, 2013 10:44 am
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I was late to watching the film "The Spectacular Now." On Twitter, two young adult authors I admire praised the film: Stephen Chbosky ("The Perks of Being a Wallflower")... More
Honeycreek: Chinese Tearoom and Lounge
Oct 19, 2013 2:43 pm
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Honeycreek is a relatively new and decadent Chinese tearoom and lounge located at 124 Castro Street that serves Taiwanese bubble tea, hot tea, desserts, snack food... More
Blue Line Pizza—yay or nay?
Sep 14, 2013 11:06 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 5,328

Blue Line is a train that runs 19.5 miles between O'Hare Airport and downtown Chicago. It is also the name of a great deep-dish pizza place on Castro Street in Mountain... More
Q & A with Zach Gospe, 17-Year-Old Singer-Songwriter
Nov 29, 2013 1:19 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 5,091

Unlike involvement in Habitat for Humanity or student government or sports, independent artistic pursuits aren't an automatic plus for college applications,... More
Where to Get the Best Samosas During Diwali
Nov 2, 2013 9:12 am
Comments: 22 | Views: 5,072

While eating at one of several high-end local Indian restaurants last month, I had a craving for samosas. I ordered the "cocktail" samosas, but was totally disappointed.... More
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