Wandering the Bay

10-on-10 Photography Collective: Bernal Heights

This month we’re back in Bernal Heights wandering around Cortland Avenue. My sweet friend Nicole modeled for the evening as we strolled around some of my favorite places like Pinhole Coffee, The Epicurean Trader and of course, back at Succulence. Ending  on Bernal Hill Nicole braved the cold for me so I could get the city lights shot. Hope you […] Read more…

Holly Courts: Unity and Diversity

Bobbi Cochrin Holly Courts

“I’m involved in our community to see the residents get what they need, so our kids feel happy and safe and the elderly always have somebody to call.” – Bobbi Cochran Bobbi Cochran, has lived in Holly Courts Public Housing for thirty-one years. He’s a father, grandfather, community leader, and caregiver to the children and […] Read more…

Neighbors Matter: Succulence from the Inside Out

Ken Shelf Owner of Succulence Life & Garden Store

“Neighbors matter – now more than ever,” was the message from David Talbot in his San Francisco Chronicle column about his block in Bernal Heights. For Ken and Amy Shelf, the owners of Succulence on Cortland Avenue, their relationship with their community has been, and continues to be, a core value they’ve built their business […] Read more…