Archives for May 2011

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 155

Kind of late, huh? Sorry! This week we had a first…a winner that came from facebook! Yay!! Congratulations to Nina Farabee who answered first and wins the $30.00 gift card to Safeway! Way to go Nina! Also answering correctly were Mike, Lesley and Matt. Good job you guys…I guess it was harder than I thought! […]

American Pie

VERY cool! Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Funky Foto Contest Week 155

OK, Foster City is known for it’s many parks…and for good reason! They’re the best! This weeks question is simply, which park has this nice looking play equipment? If you’re first to answer that question you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Safeway. All the rules of the road are available to view on the […]

Location, Location, Location

What an amazing area we live in. OK, yes, it’s not what it used to be, but it’s still about as amazing a place as there is anywhere. Of course, there’s good areas and not so good areas but overall it beats the heck out of everywhere else. Honestly, the highest point on the real […]

Foster City Haters? Keep On Walking

I love Foster City.  Let me just put it out there loud and proud for everyone to see.  I could be a bit biased; I was raised here, went through elementary and middle school here, learned how to drive in an empty parking lot here, learned to kick a soccer ball, throw a softball, had […]

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 154

OK, the toilet in question from Friday’s contest was officially named first by first time winner Dora Jenkins. Congrats Dora!! The toilet was actually in Port Royal Park. Also answering correctly was Shrikant, Nike, Yee, Bill, Nina, Francis D, Michael, Suresh, Ling, Jenn R, Jose, Patrick, Dana Ferri, John Varghese, Dave and J Kwan. Great […]

Marriage Proposal

Just in case you’re one of the few people who missed this earlier this week. 10 million hits on Youtube.

Funky Foto Contest Week 154

OK, it seems we have a new theme…toilets in Foster City! This week’s question…where is this potty? If you’re first to answer this question you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Lucky’s Foods in Edgewater Place. All the rules of the road are available to view on the left hand margin as well as on […]

Never A Dull Moment

It’s crazy out there! Maybe not as crazy as this guy’s head…but it sure seems crazy none-the-less. For the last month I’ve had an escrow on a listing of mine in Millbrae. The buyer’s were trying to get a loan from a small bank who’s loan product fit their needs and this particular bank pre-approved […]

Changing The Locks

When you bought your home, did you change the locks? Probably not, since the folks you bought from sure seemed nice…and most likely they are. What you don’t know is who those nice folks gave their key to while they lived there. Could be they gave a copy to their babysitter, or the neighbors, or […]