Tag Archive: oakland

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Fentons

To kick off the start of summer I’m taking you inside Fentons, the oldest creamery west of the Mississippi. Located in Oakland’s Piedmont area, this institution has been family-owned since 1894 and continues… 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

Studio Arhoj @ Umami Mart

Japanese kitchen, barware and drinks specialist, Umami Mart in Downtown Oakland, is currently hosting a holiday pop-up featuring ceramics, wooden containers, prints and other holiday items by Studio Arhoj. This is the first U.S. pop-up for… Continue reading

Inside the Artist Studio: Lisa Solomon

I recently caught up with local artist, designer, illustrator and educator Lisa Solomon and had a fun opportunity to visit her home and studio. She has lived in the East Bay for over 20 years and currently… Continue reading

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Dona Tomas

My favorite spot for really delish, authentic Mexican food outside of SF! I had attended a friend’s Cinco de Mayo dinner event at Dona Tomas and had to return for another visit, as… Continue reading

On SF Girl By Bay Today: Marisa Mason

Today on SF Girl by Bay, we’re heading over to Oakland’s Temescal and into Marisa Mason’s jewelry boutique and studio. Click here to see the full post. * Image by be, Leslie.

Spotted / Oakland, CA / Miette Bakery

Have you ever wondered how your favorite treats are made? Here in San Francisco, Miette is my go-to spot for sweets of all kinds. There are a couple of shops in the city, including the… Continue reading

Upcoming Events: Week of 4/6 and 4/13

Studio Patro is having their first open studio and sale! Venture to North Beach to visit the new space, enjoy some refreshments and get special discounts on their linen aprons, tea towels, market… Continue reading

On SF Girl By Bay Today: Neighbor

Over at SF Girl by Bay today, I’m taking you inside this sweet Oakland general store/home decor store affectionately called Neighbor. Preview the post here. * All images by me, Leslie.