(1 of ) You are so spoiled with excellent restaurant food so that if you travel anywhere else you are almost always disappointed.
(2 of ) You can’t go in the water without a wetsuit because the water at your favorite local beach is too cold. (CHRISTOPHER CHUNG/ PD FILE)
(3 of ) You're always busy entertaining out-of-town friends because they all want to come here. (KENT PORTER/ PD FILE)
(4 of ) You get a sunburn in the month of February.
(5 of ) It's really hard to cut back on empty calories when you can go wine tasting at a world-class winery any day of the week. (BETH SCHLANKER/ PD)
(6 of ) There's traffic on your way to work because tourists love to take it slow and easy behind the wheel. (KENT PORTER/ PD FILE)
(7 of ) You can't decide which hiking trail to take, there are so many and they are all so beautiful. (KENT PORTER/ PD)
(8 of ) You usually need to ask for a password to get access to the free Wi-Fi offfered almost everywhere you go. (JOHN BURGESS/ PD FILE)
(9 of ) Having to pick a sports team. Am I a Giants fan or an A's fan? (CHRISTOPHER CHUNG/ PD FILE)
(10 of ) You have to wait in very long lines for your beloved animal-style Double Double at In-n-Out. (PD FILE)
(11 of ) Gluten-free? Vegan? Organic? There are so many choices! (PD FILE)
(12 of ) You want to charge your vehicle, but all of the electric chargers are taken. (ALVIN JORNADA/ PD FILE)
(13 of ) There’s too much traffic on your favorite world-class cycling route. (KENT PORTER/ PD FILE)
(14 of ) Your fancy coffee drink is too hot. (BETH SCHLANKER/ PD FILE)
(15 of ) You are overwhelmed by all the tasty choices from the food trucks on Sebastopol Road. (PD FILE, 2004)
(16 of ) You sneeze from allergies every time you go outside to marvel that you live in such an amazing place. (CHRISTOPHER CHUNG/ PD)
(17 of ) Your don’t know which craft beer to drink, there are just too many choices. (CHRIS HARDY/ FOR THE PD)
(18 of ) Your cellphone battery won’t last a day.
(19 of ) You have such a busy life because you have to drive your kids to all of their sports activites.