On SFGirlbyBay Today: Bell’occhio

Today on SFGirlbyBay, I’m sharing one of the prettiest and most coveted little gems in the city named Bell’occhio, which means “beautiful eye” in Italian. You’ll find this shop tucked along an alleyway and if the eye… Continue reading

Spotted / Amador City, CA / Imperial Hotel

This historic hotel in the heart of Gold Country has provided guests with warm hospitality and accommodations since 1879. On my second visit to the region during the holidays, I stayed here with my family. It… Continue reading

Spotted / Sutter Creek, CA / Monteverde General Store

Happy 2015 and I hope everyone had a wonderful, joyful and restful holiday! I’ve enjoyed spending these past several weeks with family and loved ones, eating plenty, revisiting favorite spots and discovering new… Continue reading

Spotted / Sutter Creek, CA / Sutter Creek Provisions

Say hello the newest kid on the block which opened its doors just a few weeks ago. This here is Sutter Creek Provisions—a purveyor of fine foods, craft beers, and live musical performances—owned by husband… Continue reading

Spotted / Sutter Creek, CA / Antique Gardener

The Antique Gardener is a darling little outpost on Main Street full of beautiful home décor, vintage wares, gifts and seasonal items. There are treasures of all kinds to be found within each… Continue reading

Spotted / Sutter Creek, CA / Hotel Sutter

This week I’ll be sharing some gems I discovered on a recent trip to Sutter Creek. This charming little town is located along Highway 49 in historical Gold Country just a few hours from… Continue reading

Spotted / New York, NY / Happy Bones

My last day in NYC was a chilly and rainy one. This cozy little spot provided the much needed warmth and comfort: a soothing cup of cortado and a slice of sweet cardamom… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn, NY / Alameda

Stumbled upon this cozy little bistro with a beautiful wraparound bar while strolling through the Greenpoint area of Brooklyn. The name Alameda beckoned me, as I wondered if there was any relation to the city near… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn, NY / Urban Cowboy

This week I’ll be sharing some fun spots I discovered while in New York a couple of months ago. First up is Urban Cowboy, a converted townhouse now B&B in the Williamsburg area of… Continue reading

Remodelista San Francisco Market this Weekend

One of my favorite design markets is happening this weekend and just in time for the holidays. Remodelista is rounding up many of the best local designers and makers all under one roof inside… Continue reading

On sfgirlbybay Today: Smokestack + Magnolia

Today on sfgirlbybay I’m sharing photos of Smokestack + Magnolia in the city’s Dogpatch neighborhood. Formerly a can factory, this gorgeous space now combines a brewery, cocktail bar and bbq restaurant all into one. For more details and pictures of… Continue reading

Spotted / Big Sur, CA / Treebones Resort

I’ve been doing a few weekend escapes lately so thought I’d share some of them with you throughout this month. This here is the magnificent Treebones Resort overlooking the Pacific just off Highway 1… Continue reading