Lina Broydo immigrated from Russia, then the Soviet Union, to Israel where she was educated and got married. After working at the University in Birmingham, England she and her husband immigrated to the United States. She lives in Los Altos Hills, CA and writes about travel, art, style, entertainment, and sports. She hardly cooks or bakes, not the best of "balabostas" her beloved beautiful Mom, Dina, was hoping for. Therefore, she makes reservations and enjoys dining out.
Oktoberfest Celebration with the San Francisco Symphony October 3rd, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Did you know that a lot of Mozart is definitely party music? Well, the San Francisco Symphony is... Read more
Grape Expectations with a Barrel of Fun Daily through October 29 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. It’s harvest time in Napa Valley. Jump in a barrel of freshly picked grapes, just like Miljenko “Mike” Grgi... Read more
International Opera Stars Shine in La Traviata September 23 through October 17, 2017 This fall the San Francisco Opera presents one of my two all time favorite operas: Verdi’s La Trav... Read more