Fall Cocktail

With the weather starting to change, and a bit of a nip in the air today, we decided to give an old favorite cocktail of ours a fall twist.  We love a good Dark & Stormy on a summer’s day to cut through the heat.  This drink is very similar to a Dark & Stormy … More Fall Cocktail


I recently tried the food service Munchery.com for the first time.  It was great.  The service was convenient and the food was delicious. Munchery is a service that delivers meals prepared by professional chefs straight to your door. I tried the Salmon Go GABA.  The ingredients were seemed fresh, and there was a bit of … More Munchery

Quinoa Salad

Lunch! I’m bringing my lunch to work today!  I tried to imitate a local grocery store’s, Mollie Stones, deli counter salad.  They didn’t have the recipe on their website, but I thought I’d try it. I think it turned out pretty well.  The taste is pretty similar. I included quinoa, black beans, corn, and roasted … More Quinoa Salad

Saturday Cafe

I spent much of the day in a lecture. Well, Sometimes duty calls. But, a friend and I did manage to escape for lunch to one of my favorite French cafes in San Francisco Cafe Claude sits just inside a small alley, and is like stepping through the doors into a brasserie in Paris. I … More Saturday Cafe

Local Dinner Out

It you are a fan of thin crust Italian-style pizza, this pizza is the best this side of Italy.  The pizzaiolo (pizza maker) has authentic certification to prove it. Going, going….. Pictured is our pizza Del Cafone.  So if you find yourself in Silicon Valley, you too can enjoy a tasty slice of Naples.  Napoletana … More Local Dinner Out