7 Things to ❤️ at Robin

I haven’t had a favorite San Francisco sushi place in a very long time so am thrilled that Robin has arrived. Well, actually, the restaurant opened last year but we only just tried it last week. I think Rachel Levin, at Eater San Francisco, said it best “It’s the kind of sushi experience San Francisco…

Beet and Goat Cheese Crostini

Many people eat beets for all the amazing health benefits, but I just really like the way they taste. High in vitamin C, fiber, and potassium, adding beetroot to a recipe can only mean good things for your body. Here is a simple crostini recipe where everything can be made ahead of time, and assembly…

80s Party Essentials

Milestone birthdays always seem like the perfect time to do a era-theme party. As a recent milestone celebrant, we had to throw our own throwback shindig, going as far back as the 80s (sounding like a dinosaur now). I listen to 80s music all the time, but it's quite different and amazing to have all…

Five Fun Things: Charcuterie

Charcuterie is my favorite. My last meal would be a perfectly curated charcuterie board paired with an old Burgundy. So, as you may have guessed, I'm always looking for a reason to enjoy a savory platter of cured meats. Looking at the weekend, I see a good opportunity to share some charcuterie with friends, family,…

Galentine’s Day

Galentine's Day is on February 13th and if there was ever a better time to celebrate gal pals, now seems like the time. Thanks to the famous 2010 episode of Parks and Recreation where Amy Poehler's character, Leslie Knope, pays tribute to the joys of female friendship with robust "Oh, it's only the best day…

9 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine's Day is two weeks away. And if you're looking for a fun DIY or charming gift, you've come to the right place. From sending heartfelt notes to adding a splash of red, here a few delightful ways to spread the love on Valentine's Day. PAPER Paper Lipstick Valentines, The House That Lars Built XOXO Quips…

Five Fun Things: Tea, Toast & More

Happy Friday! Image Credit: Oh Happy Day My eyes are playing tricks on me. Image Credit: DuJour The story behind Erin Sachse's flourishing RESIST necklace. Image Credit: JFashionista A different kind of afternoon tea that I'd love to attend. Image Credit: Cardamom & Tea Roast squash, pistachios, honey, and cream cheese on toast? Yasss! Image Credit:…