Cockscomb


I absolutely love when friends visit. Mostly, so I can go out and try all the restaurants and food that I’ve been wanting to try (I mean with them of course, so they can try them too). I know San Francisco is a city with fantastic food that I had enjoyed every time I came to visit, but when you…

The Great Burger Hunt — Part 2


Previously on the Great Burger Hunt , I tried out three burgers, and chose which I thought was my favorite: Super Duper Burgers. Now I’m eager to try three new places to compare to see if it’s still in the lead. This week it goes against Wes Burger ‘n’ More, Causwells and Popsons Burgers. 1. Wes Burger ‘n’ More Wes…

Nido, Oakland


Living in London, I met a ton of really interesting and fun people. Sadly, London does seem to be a transition stop for quite a few people. Luckily for me, a lot of people who left seem to find themselves somewhere in California, mostly the bay area. (Weirdly, you’d think New York as it’s more similar, but if they are…

Spice Ace


When I recently discovered my husband was going on a work trip to India, I excitedly exclaimed “You’re going to bring me back a spice thingy, right?” (I have since learned that the proper name for a spice thingy is a Masala Dabba.) While he was there, he did manage to find someone to track one down for me, and…

Zarzuela


I feel like I need to start this post out with an apology. Firstly, this is because we came to Zarzuela with two of our friends as they chose it as a place to meet for our first get together after we moved back to the bay area, and I want to let them know that we had a really…