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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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.