Spotted / Concord, CA / Elsie Green

For all you prop stylists and lovers of French antiques and decor, a visit to Elsie Green is a must. I recently discovered this gem and I can’t enough. There is so much goodness to… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Hayes Valley / J. Rachman

I’m quite certain I met the cheeriest, most dapper and most exquisite hoarder in all of SF. He is Jonathan Rachman and he and his shop are such a delight! His trove of treasures… Continue reading

Earth Day: Gold Country with Toyota

April 22nd: The day we celebrate Mother Earth and encourage all to be friendlier to the environment. Something we should continuously do throughout the year, but it’s terrific we have a day that… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Jackson Square / Shinola

Detroit-based Shinola has a new standalone store here in SF and it is all kinds of lovely. With a focus on high quality and all American-made, they employ talent from Detroit (world class for manufacturing)… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Outer Richmond / Fiorella

Venture to the Outer Richmond for lunch or dinner at Italian eatery and enoteca, Fiorella, a quaint, new spot serving a seasonal variety of fresh pasta, wood-fired pizzas and antipasti. Owner Boris Nemchenok (of Uva Enoteca and formerly of… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Bernal Heights / The Epicurean Trader

Perched along Cortland Ave in Bernal is The Epicurean Trader, a modern day larder full of small batch artisan foods and products, craft spirits, wine and fresh goods including cheeses, cured meats, olive… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Juhu Beach Club

A festive and very flavorful spot is Juhu Beach Club—serving spicy Indian street food along North Oakland’s Telegraph Ave. I’ve been twice already and perhaps heading back again when I’m in the neighborhood this… Continue reading

Spotted SF: Pacific Heights

Today on SF Girl By Bay I’m sharing some fun neighborhood finds in the city and to kick off the new year, I’m starting with my neighborhood: Pacific Heights. You can check out the… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Dogpatch / Sutton Cellars

Last post of the year before I power down for the holidays. But if you find yourself in the city’s Dogpatch, be sure to pop in for a $10 tasting at this cool warehouse winery… Continue reading