Category San Francisco

My Bay Area + San Francisco Restaurant Lust List

I’m incredibly blessed to be living in a state that has an out-of-this-world culinary scene, so you would only assume I’ve been running around trying every single one of them right? Well, not exactly. Shy of two years here in the Bay Area, it hit me that I’ve been in a rut of going to the same places over and over again.  I’m sort of over it and I want to branch

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5 reasons to visit Treasure Island

I have no idea why it’s taken me a year and a half to experience this creepy, yet ABSOLUTELY wonderful, man-made island, strangely called Treasure Island. Is there really treasure there? Really? None the less, this little island has come up in random conversations and various google searches as I discover more about the Bay Area. Yet, I’ve found very little desire to venture out and see what this place is really about. That

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Beach life of Capitola, CA

I love chatting with people who are longtime residents of California and discovering some of their favorite hidden spots or must see destinations. Everyone I talk with agrees that California has a wealth of places to visit and see.  You can go in just about every direction and discover something different and unique to that area. Let’s be honest, if you are bored in California, there’s something really wrong with you! While

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Off The Grid Foodtrucks

When I first started culinary school the idea of a food truck meant career suicide. No one really got it, especially in Minnesota where it’s only warm for about 3 weeks (sorry, that’s my sarcastic nature there, in all honesty it’s really more like 5 weeks.) Food trucks were also pretty dull back then. Unless you were one of the lucky ones to live in LA, were food trucks really got

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