Pigging Out in Sonoma

Joyce has her hands full

The third weekend in March is a great time to be in Sonoma County–especially if you are looking to put on a few pounds. This is, after all, the time for two of our favorite, well established (10th and 9th annual, respectively) weekend-long celebrations of food and wine–both to which we are return visitors. [Read more …]

Abbreviating our Annual Labor Day Bay Area Ritual


In July, I wrote about the two big San Francisco events that always makes for a fun holiday—the July 4th festivities and fireworks and the Fillmore Street Jazz Festival. Both draw thousands of people to the city and provide a good time for all. These events, however, draw people out of town, over the Golden [Read more …]