{SF} Baker + Banker: Dessert All Day Long

For those of you waiting for a recipe post, don’t worry – I have one coming up on Monday! There’s no lack of fantastic restaurants and bakeries in San Francisco, but Baker + Banker stands out as a fantastic restaurant and bakery. Run by husband and wife team Jeff Banker and Lori Baker, Jeff handles […]...

{SF} Sweet Alchemy: Michael Recchiuti’s Chocolate Lab

A dessert cafe is probably the last place you would expect to see an Erlenmeyer flask, but it’s quite apropos at Michael Recchiuti’s Chocolate Lab. Recchiuti has already cemented his place as one of San Francisco’s premier chocolatiers, and he’s decided to go back to his restaurant roots with the opening of Chocolate Lab, a […]...

{Giveaway}:Lazy Summer, Iced Tea and Peach Almond Cake

The giveaway is now closed. Thanks for entering! With summer’s imminent (and seemingly early) arrival, I’m looking forward to festivals, fireworks, or just long,¬†dreamy weekend afternoons.¬† Now that baby Isabelle is getting older and more fun, I’m eager to take her out and about and introduce her to the joys of summer....

Sweet on Short Notice: Strawberry Tarragon Fools

Hey, how is it June and almost the middle of the year? Funny how having a baby completely skews your sense of time (i.e., how do entire months pass by without my realizing? I am staring at a not-so-tiny-anymore baby so I know months happened, but darned if I can explain where they went). And […]...