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Grab & Go Lunch Spots [SF FiDi]

Grab & Go Lunch Spots [SF FiDi]

Having a bad lunch ruins my mood for the rest of the afternoon, and I don’t always have 30 minutes to sit down at a restaurant for lunch. These are my favorite grab-and-go spots that make the best of the #desklunch sitch. Homegrown (222 Battery Street) Homegrown […]

Thursday Night: The Mission & NoPa

Thursday Night: The Mission & NoPa

Before the rain started coming down on San Francisco again this Friday, we were blessed with a few days of gorgeous weather that made me want to do nothing but be at the park enjoying rosé. I spent the last moments of the gorgeous, summer-like weather […]

Sonoma Weekend Getaway

Sonoma Weekend Getaway

Let me just start off by admitting that I know very little about wine. This was actually the first time I’d ever gone wine tasting. Don’t get me wrong, I love drinking wine but my response to questions about my knowledge of wine is usually along the […]

Afternoons at Arrowood

Afternoons at Arrowood

I spent the perfect rainy day afternoon at the beautiful Arrowood Winery with some incredible people. The afternoon featured a tasting of a wide selection of Arrowood wines accompanied with food by The Girl and the Fig and lots of education. First off, I love that Kristina […]

Palm House Tasting

Palm House Tasting

Palm House is one of those places that I frequent at night for drinks but have never been to for brunch or dinner (though I’ve heard great things about their brunch!). I was invited to attend a tasting event at Palm House in honor of their […]

Eat Drink SF

Eat Drink SF

I had the opportunity to attend the Saturday Evening Grand Tasting of Eat Drink SF. This is its eighth year, and they had four tasting events spread over three days. Each of the tastings featured dozens (if not hundreds) of incredible restaurants, breweries, and distilleries. […]