The Food and Wine Hedonist

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California Hedonizing – San Francisco Day 2

In my post about our first day in San Francisco, I pondered whether the city’s reputation as a foodie haven was justified.   There’s no doubt that the abundance of … Continue reading

April 11, 2017 · 3 Comments

California Hedonizing – San Francisco Day 1

The general consensus is that the American foodie havens are New York and San Francisco – everything else is a tier or two below.  But now I wonder if that … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · 3 Comments

Top Chef Episode 13: Back Where it All Started

I don’t know jack about literature.    “50 Shades of Grey” was pushing my limits on reading comprehension and I only remembered it because it had sex.    Horrendously described … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · 8 Comments

Change is Good

In this case, it’s AWESOME. I know that many of you come here for my hilarious takes on food, drinks, and music. (And my humility.)  And ever since I revealed … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · 4 Comments

Summer Vacation 2012: Where to Eat, Stay, and Play in San Francisco

A friend of a friend recently asked me for food and lodging tips for a summer vacation to San Francisco, and I happily obliged. Having lived in S.F. for years … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · 16 Comments

San Francisco Days, San Francisco Nights

The eight years I lived in the heart of San Francisco were some of the best of my life. I met and married The Dude and started a family in … Continue reading

March 6, 2012 · 15 Comments