The Indie Boutique Hotels To Book For Your Next Trip To San Francisco | http://saltandwind.com

The Indie Boutique Hotels To Book For Your Next Trip To San Francisco

Gain insight on top independent boutique hotels in San Fransisco, California. Featured hotels have fantasitc restaurants, excellent amenities, and unique concepts.
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Dungeness Crab Ravioli with Meyer Lemon Cream Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Dungeness Crab Ravioli with Meyer Lemon Cream Sauce

All I recall is that is was foggy, grey, and windy. That’s how my life in San Francisco started – me looking at the glass half empty. But then I started going to the farmers markets and...
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Local Food: Here's What To Eat In San Francisco | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Here's What To Eat In San Francisco

New restaurants may be popping up left and right in San Francisco, but here are some of our favorite iconic dishes to eat at classic SF establishments.
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Touring Anchor Brewing | http://saltandwind.com

Touring Anchor Brewing

My best friend is about to marry a drummer for an up-and-coming SF-based indie band, Geographer. We joke that she finally gets to live out our angst-y teenage daydream of being band aids, attending...
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San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

San Francisco, California: Inner Richmond Neighborhood Guide

On your next trip to San Francisco, make like a local and spend an afternoon in the Inner Richmond neighborhood. Here is where we spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat when we visit.
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24 Hour Itinerary: San Francisco With Alanna Taylor-Tobin | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hour Itinerary: San Francisco With Alanna Taylor-Tobin

Alanna Taylor-Tobin—the chef, food stylist, and photographer behind the seasonal food blog The Bojon Gourmet—invites us along for one perfect day in San Francisco.
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Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail

The Orbit Room bar taught me what a proper drink should be like and that being a regular is well worth it. They also taught me how good basil and bourbon taste together. I've modified the drin...
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Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip | http://saltandwind.com

Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip

What to do in San Diego? Beaches, Mexican food, and craft brew are givens, but here are 5 unexpected things to do in San Diego. 
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Channeling Palm Springs Style | http://saltandwind.com

Channeling Palm Springs Style

Palm Springs. Just saying it brings forth images of old-school Hollywood, modern architecture, and relaxed vacation style. In the spirit of classic Palm Springs, we're doing a little design daydrea...
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Passover Potluck: Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers | http://saltandwind.com

Passover Potluck: Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers

From Passover to Easter to birthdays, these Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers are the dessert we'll be making all Spring long. 
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Stir Up The Classic Bay Area Cocktail: The Martinez | http://saltandwind.com

Stir Up The Classic Bay Area Cocktail: The Martinez

If you were to travel along a cocktail history timeline from the Manhattan to the Martini, you'd make a stop along the way at this, the Martinez Cocktail. 
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Santa Barbara Tropical Ginger Smoothie | http://saltandwind.com

Santa Barbara Tropical Ginger Smoothie

So, a lot of people think of Southern California and think all we eat are smoothies, juices, and salads. These days there's much more going on in SoCal when it comes to food but, it's tru...
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California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene | http://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: Taking In the San Diego Food Scene

We Southern Californians love to road trip and one weekend getaway I do time and again is San Diego. Here are the most Instagram-worthy and delicious spots for food lovers in San Diego.
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Mixed Mushroom Toasts with Parsley Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Mixed Mushroom Toasts with Parsley Salad

I surprised when we decided to stop in Amsterdam for Off Menu—It's always been one of my favorite places but I'd never had an amazing meal. But that  all changed when we stopped in ...
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Your Next Day Trip From San Francisco Should Be An Oyster Crawl | http://saltandwind.com

Your Next Day Trip From San Francisco Should Be An Oyster Crawl

Close enough for a day trip, but far enough that it feels like an escape, Tomales Bay is a weekend getaway favorite for Bay Area locals. Here our our travel tips for a Bay Area oyster crawl.
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Potato, Leek, And Sorrel Pesto Pizza | http://saltandwind.com

Potato, Leek, And Sorrel Pesto Pizza

I have two kitchens and it’s a serious pain in the rear. Sure, it sounds glamourous. Twice the space, twice the equipment, and twice the fun — just like an ad for DoubleMint gum, right? Well, it’s ...
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Cacao Nib and Walnut Cocoa Rochers | http://saltandwind.com

Cacao Nib and Walnut Cocoa Rochers

I first made these rochers (aka misshapen meringues) because I was missing the rochers at Tartine Bakery in San Francisco. Since then, they've gone into regular rotation whenever sweets are called ...
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Five Favorite Pins: California | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: California

Aida’s been away for a while now, and let me be the first to say, she’s certainly been missed around these parts! I know she’s been having a wanderlust-worthy journey (have you se...
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Spicy Thai Sriracha Steak and Eggs | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Thai Sriracha Steak and Eggs

Not every meal needs something totally off-the-charts different; sometimes a simple riff on a classic will do. This time of year, when I’m in San Francisco and the rain is slanted sideways an...
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California Getaways: The Best California Weekend Trips  | http://saltandwind.com

California Getaways: The Best California Weekend Trips

Sharing some of our favorite weekend roat trips and ways to roam across California from north to south. 
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