I haven’t built anything out of wood since I was young, (think bird house) so the thought of building a dining table seemed like a bit of a stretch. But I figured it was a good challenge, and since my friends had already built their own, I thought I might as well try!

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I think my least favorite part about the process was choosing the wood. But luckily my friends had already done this before, so they were a HUGE help with this part.

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Another perspective I stumbled into a couple weeks ago in the Presidio.

My journey to San Francisco began when I left Colorado in 2001 to study New Media at Academy of Art University. When deciding where to go to school, it was either the East Coast or the West Coast for me; I can’t say it was a terribly spiritual decision, but I did my research, made up my mind, and I set out for the Golden State. And I’m so glad I did!

After a year in SF, I moved 20 minutes south to the beautiful coastal town of Pacifica.

It’s now 12 years later and I am still in awe of this beautiful area
each time I drive down Highway-1 on my way home or to work. …

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Jake Spirek

I’m a product manager who loves to travel, design, code, and shoot photos/video.

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