Best Sandwich Ever: At Fish in Sausalito, CA

Fish 350 Harbor Drive Sausalito, CA 94965 http://www.331fish.com/ No reservations, a few tables inside, a bunch outside. Order at the counter and find your own table. If you are within an hour of this place it is worth the drive to get one of their crab sandwiches. It is seriously the best sandwich I have … Continue reading

Visiting Napa Valley with a toddler

  My husband and I had been to Napa a couple times before our daughter was born and really loved it. We loved the scenery, visiting wineries, eating amazing food and exploring fun shops. There is something about the refined yet chill atmosphere in the Valley that really helps you relax. Now that we have … Continue reading

Favorite Places to eat

Places that keep me coming back over and over, and even traveling to be able to enjoy their creations. Boston, MA (and nearby towns) Bakers Best, Newton, MA. Great for brunch on the weekends. Cambridge 1, Cambridge, MA. Great artisanal pizza and atmosphere.  Chez Henri, Cambridge, MA. Really comforting, elegant food. The bar has a … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Gott’s Roadside (Napa, CA)

Gott’s Roadside 644 First Street, Napa, CA 94559 (They also have locations in St. Helena and at the Ferry Building in San Francisco) http://gottsroadside.com/   Highly Recommended! We love this place. You should definitely go there at least once. It is fun for the whole family. Their subtitle “Tray Gourmet” tells it all. It is … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Fish Story (Napa, CA)

Fish Story 790 Main Street at Third, Napa, CA 94559 (Napa Riverfront) http://www.fishstorynapa.com/ Reservations: OpenTable.com   Recommended!   We had lunch at Fish Story before we headed home. We did make a reservation but it wasn’t too crowded at noon. If you plan to go much later I would recommend a reservation, it did get … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Go Fish (St Helena, CA)

Go Fish 641 Main Street, St. Helena, CA 94574 http://www.gofishrestaurant.net/  Reservations: OpenTable.com We love this place! The menu is fresh and interesting. Some classics but also some twists. I love all the seafood options, both West Coast and Japanese styles. The restaurant itself is open and airy with lots of natural light (we’ve only ever … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Market (St. Helena, CA)

Market 1347 Main Street, St. Helena, CA 94574 http://www.marketsthelena.com/ Reservations: OpenTable.com We walked by Market a couple times while strolling through downtown St. Helena. When it came time to find a lunch place last Sunday, we decided to give it a try. The restaurant has a nice welcoming feel to it. Since I think they … Continue reading

Best Of…(insert food item)

You know how when someone asks you what your favorite <fill in the blank> is and the answer is somewhere in your head but you just can’t remember it right there on the spot? Well, I have been meaning to start a list tracking all my favorite finds so I have a record and can … Continue reading

Seeking great fried chicken, found Amazing red velvet cupcake

While I actually do not eat it very often, I do really love good crispy fried chicken. Sadly, it is always hard to come by wherever I live. Though, perhaps for the sake of my waist line, that is a good thing! I was very excited when flipping through my copy of Bon Appetit magazine … Continue reading

What a week – my inner foodie is content (for the moment)

Since we moved to Palo Alto I have found myself wanting in the food discovery and enjoyment department. Don’t get me wrong, we have had some great food and the local produce and farmer’s markets are amazing. But yet, something has been missing. Between not knowing too many people here, my husband’s current diet (he’s … Continue reading