Macaron Guide — SF Edition

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The weather report predicts rainy days ahead for SF so I may be spending some quiet days indoors, but it won’t be without a few sweets here and there (or everywhere). I hope it’s not too soon to be posting again about macarons on this blog, because I’ve been scouring SF for weeks now to…

brunch

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It was just that kind of Grecian-Western-Boho day. A simple look for a leisurely weekend brunch. I would tell you where I dined, but I want to try and keep this last SF secret to myself — the one place in town where you can walk in on the weekend without a wait and sit…

el techo

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It’s a truth universally acknowledged that as soon as I find something amazing (and yet somehow also underutilized) here in the city of San Francisco, by the third or fourth visit everyone within 20 miles will have caught on. El Techo de Lolinda (or as I like to call it, the Roof of Lolinda) has been…

stern grove

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After an unusually bright summer, June Gloom has come at last and the bright layers came out for this otherwise dark afternoon in the park. To my delight, the overcast nature of the day actually went quite with the dreamy quality of string melodies and haunting vocals from this show in question. Yes, the one Stern Grove…

start your weekend off right

farmers market

- After weeks of farmer’s markets where the only stands held chicken eggs, leeks, and Indian food, spring finally seems to be in full swing, with sumptuous strawberries, squash, fava beans and leafy greens in season. Check out the USDA’s national list to find a market near you this weekend. – If you’re in the…