Seven Years Ago Today

Yesterday was quite special. We started with brunch at Blue Bottle, where for the first time I had a chance to try one of their famous Siphon Pots. Add a Belgian waffle and a grilled cheese sandwich, and whoo, what a brunch: A few hours of goofing around town, and we settled in at Salt […]

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Food Trucks and Pink Peonies

Nikon D700 + Nikkor AFS 35mm f/1.4G | 1/4,000 sec, f/2, ISO 400 Off the Grid is awesome for two reasons: great food, and Suki is allowed. The large, 30 food truck Off The Grid Market is held every Friday night at Fort Mason here in San Francisco. It was windy and drizzle fell on us the whole […]

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Dinner at Broken Record

Broken Record – San Francisco, CA | Images: Fuji X100 I’ve been coming to Broken Record for some time now and am never ever ever ever disappointed with the dining experience. I heard some good things about the food not long after they opened, but when we first visited the place, I was a little […]

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Better Than My Average Monday

Why can’t every Monday be like this? Had some friends from out-of-town drop in. The morning started at Blue Bottle: Fuji X100 | 1/170 sec f/3.2 ISO400 And two blocks or so away, breakfast at The Grove: Fuji X100 | 1/200 sec f/2 ISO800 The Hayes Valley Grove sure is comfortable, in a very Tahoe […]

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Fuji X100 | 1/80 sec, f/2, ISO 800 After a pretty late dinner this evening, I headed with some friends to Smitten Ice Cream in San Francisco. Now, there are lots of places to get a pretty good scoop of ice cream in this town, but Smitten is really quite special. Fuji X100 | 1/125 sec, f/2, ISO 800 Each cup […]

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A Day in Glen Park

Olympus PEN E-PL2 + Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 Seems like there are more and more farmers markets popping up around San Francisco lately. I found out a few days ago that for the first time this past Sunday, a market would be set up in the small neighborhood I grew up in, Glen Park. Such a […]

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