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Great Food Tours

Great Food Tours

Who would ever imagine that it is possible to walk from First and Market to Powell and Market and visit EIGHT chocolates shops along the way??  Great Food Tours did, and they pull it off in a three-hour walking tour.  We met up with Kimberly Grimes, our guide, and a..
San Francisco Flower Mart

San Francisco Flower Mart

I’ve lived in San Francisco for 20 years, and last week was my first foray into the San Francisco Flower Mart. I had no idea what I was missing.  I spent all of my high school years working at Avenue Flower Shop in Lompoc – every Saturday and all summer..
De Young Museum – Bouquets to Art

De Young Museum – Bouquets to Art

Once a year for the past 30 years, Bouquets to Art happens at the De Young Museum.  And it is a site to behold.  Held in over 50 of the De Young Museum, more than 130 floral designers are assigned a piece of art and asked to create a special..
Lincoln Park Golf Course

Lincoln Park Golf Course

There are so many beautiful public golf courses in San Francisco, and Lincoln Park Golf Course is one of them.  Set in the hills near 34th and Geary, Lincoln Park Golf Course encompasses The Palace of the Legion of Honor, one of the finest museums in San Francisco, and gives..
Stow Lake

Stow Lake

Stow Lake is one of the prettiest locations in all of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. There’s a food concession where you can also rent paddleboats to meander around the lake. Strawberry Hill is encapsulated by Stow Lake, and plenty of bridges make it easy to circumnavigate the hill with..
San Francisco Faves

San Francisco Faves

As I work my way in and around San Francisco, I find random pictures that are worth sharing but not, perhaps, their own post. This is my mish-mash of San Francisco Faves.
America’s Cup

America’s Cup

San Francisco was so fortunate to host the 34th America’s Cup. So, even though I’m not a sailor or a fan of racing, I just had to go, and I’m so happy I did.  I know – this has nothing to do with San Francisco restaurants, but honestly, if you’re..
A Walk Down Embarcadero

A Walk Down Embarcadero

Every year, there’s The Giant Race sponsored by the San Francisco Giants. Our friends accompany us on our modified 10K walk down Embarcadero San Francisco. When the racers turn at the end of Fisherman’s Wharf, we head just a bit further to Buena Vista Café for breakfast and Irish Coffees...