Browse my most recent San Francisco Bay Area posts

The Bay Model, Sausalito’s unexpected treasure

Feb 6, 2014 / By admin
Posted in Featured / Good Ideas / Places / San Francisco Bay Area
San Pablo Bay area of model It’s uncanny the number of times I’ve mentioned the Bay Model this month. After a recent trip to the un- art galleried end of Sausalito, where the hangar-size building… Read more»

The Beginnings of Bergerac

Sep 25, 2013 / By Serena
Posted in DIY / Good Ideas / Night Owl / Places / San Francisco Bay Area
Midnight Hour A night out in San Francisco wouldn’t be the same without a well-made cocktail. Sure, there’s every segment of libation personality in the City by the Bay – the… Read more»

The San Francisco Symphony Orchestra and the Powerful Spirit of Michael Tilson Thomas

Sep 23, 2013 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Places / San Francisco Bay Area
mahler-1892_200 On Friday,¬†I gratefully played audience for a deeply stirring performance of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra and its spirited conductor,¬†Michael Tilson Thomas. They resurrected Mahler’s 9th Symphony, a piece… Read more»

A16 Rockridge begins Brunch

Sep 7, 2013 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Places / San Francisco Bay Area
pastries at A16 This Sunday is gonna be great – I can just feel it. I admit, I’ve caught weekend fever. It’s ushered in on the wings of good news: a new… Read more»

Probably the best chocolate in the world, coming to Palo Alto

Sep 5, 2013 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Places / San Francisco Bay Area
claudio-corallo It’s a big statement – the best chocolate in the world – but I can say for certain that Claudio Corallo Chocolate is the purest and most enjoyable chocolate… Read more»