1. running around the outer loop, even after hundreds of miles.
2. the scent of star jasmine on a night time bike ride home in april.
4. spring in january.
5. the community garden!
7. endless rows of live oak trees.
8. the world’s biggest rodeo.
9. a sunny day at discovery green.
10. central market!
and of course, the rice school of architecture, class of 2009, 2011!
(photo c/0 jl)