• Under Pressure: To-do lists.
  • Jamming with Blue Chair’s Rachel Saunders
  • Backyard Chickens; California goes Cottage.

My Drip Coffee Experiment

A friend of mine has been going crazy for pour-over coffee, also known as drip coffee. So when the makers of San Francisco’s Nee coffee dripper offered me a chance to try their product, I was excited. I’m always searching for that perfect cup of coffee with major wow! factor. Then again aren’t all coffee lovers?

Vegan Pumpkin Muffin

We all need a Vegan Love Muffin

We all need a vegan love muffin, don’t we?  Presumptuous of me I know, but just go with it… I promise:  you’ll love your vegan love muffin. Easy to make and even easier to eat. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, why not start your day with a little love? Pumpkin, cinnamon, all-spice, ginger, nutmeg and… 

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A little bundle box

Gift subscription for baby and mama; a little bundle

Did you know that Finish moms get a care package from the government packed with baby essentials after the birth of their baby? I am envious! Feeling house bound and wanting a little splurge for me and my baby girl, I decided to give this ‘little bundle’ subscription service a try. Former fashion vet Annie… 

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Out on the Town: The Fig Cafe

The Fig Cafe in Glen Ellen is a treat for my soul. The atmosphere is just as nourishing as their meals. Locals mill about with great ease, as if dining amongst close friends. Their dependable menu soothes the ‘creature of habit’ in me yet, its seasonal twist always affords me a new experience. Hard to do, right?

Sourdough Jack Blueberry Muffins

Sourdough Jack’s Blueberry Muffins

I’ve got an old beat-up copy of Sourdough Jack’s cookery, other things and more; Jack teaches sourdough techniques from the West and the Alaskan Frontier.  Mr. Mabee also operated a sourdough factory in San Francisco. From [this] Bay Area brat’s perspective, any sourdough recipe that hails from San Francisco is worth trying!  Call me bias, but… 

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