Where to eat in San Francisco.
While dining at the Mexican restaurant Carmela's in Arcata, California, where I discovered the wonderful dish "huarache," we noticed a grocery store called Wildberries across the street. After eating, we walked over, and, being a foodie, I was immediately excited. This is the kind of stuff I miss while living abroad: specialty grocery stores full… Continue reading Humboldt Distillery Vodka
Three things stand out for me from this year's Sound Summit in September at the amphitheater at Mt. Tam: history, beauty and courage. History because the opening band at this now annual festival to raise funds for the park was Vetiver. This was a blast from my past. I interviewed the front man, Andy Cabic,… Continue reading Sound Summit
We drove to Sonoma for a day during our time in and around San Francisco. We wanted to see wine country but didn't want to go through the tourist mill of Napa. Sonoma seems a more intimate experience. You'd think the crowds would be at Sonoma instead of Napa because it's closer to SF, but… Continue reading Sonoma