Marin is doggie heaven. 70% of Marin residents are said to have dogs - they are woven into our lives. They ride shotgun in our cars, come with us to work and even accompany us shopping. With wide open spaces and many parks and trails, Marin is the ideal place for Fido to call home.
Moms and Dads are our unsung heroes. They kiss our boo boos and say it will be alright. They read us bedtime stories and correct our homework. They wire us money to pay our rent and may even allow us to move back in after college. Their parenting never stops. Let’s celebrate Moms and Dads by giving them a much needed day off. If they’re up for a fun activity, we’ve got you covered around the North Bay with some unique adventures.
We know that Marin has always been special and because of its unique and jaw dropping geography, renegades and outliers have been attracted to this place where you can make up your story as you go along. Below are some local spots that keep it interesting in our bucolic county.
“What is the essence of life? To serve others and do good,” so said Aristotle over 2300 years ago. In Marin County, where many of us are fortunate to live amongst such beauty and comfort, there are still many who struggle daily and causes that need our attention and support. There are no shortages of ways to volunteer and make a difference. Herewith is a cross section of organizations that benefit both the communities they serve and the volunteers who serve them.
'Tis the season of rampant consumerism and over indulging. As we rush about, the magic of the holiday often gets lost. What are some of things that make the holidays special? The sparkling and colorful lights, the decorations, the pageantry and the music. All of these things are available and often for free around Marin County (and one in San Francisco). Here are some special outings that bring you back to the mystery and the beauty of the holidays: