Experience Some Great, Bay Area Theater

Bay Area theaterTreat yourself to an afternoon or evening at the theater, while supporting our local arts community. We have so many great, Bay Area theater choices.

And each has its own distinct personality and promises to deliver something different and exciting. Here is what is happening… Read more…

Oakland First Fridays Is Happening March 3

Oakland First Fridays #GilrPowerOakland First Fridays #GirlPower Celebration
Join Oakland’s favorite artists, crafters, musicians, and artisan food vendors to celebrate and honor the herstory, the struggles, and the many achievements made by women all over.

On the first Friday of every month, Read more…

Getting Ready for the Oscars

Getting Ready for the OscarsWhether you are putting on your pearls or fluffy slippers to watch the Academy Awards, here are some great tips to help with getting ready for the Oscars. They will help you enjoy the Hollywood pomp and display of the evening.

Assuming you’re not already in L.A., the 89th Academy Read more…

Asian Art Museum’s Tomb Treasures

Asian Art Museum's Tomb TreasuresAsian Art Museum’s Tomb Treasures — New Discoveries from China’s Han Dynasty

Tomb Treasures is on view in the museum’s first floor, featuring over 160 rare selections from recent excavations in Jiangsu province, China.

One of the most powerful civilizations of the ancient world, Read more…

Pie for President’s Day

Pie for President's DayIt looks like it’s going to be pie for President’s Day!

Cherry Pie
We all know that George Washington didn’t really chop down a cherry tree. But, we choose to follow the legend…because it is so tasty, and it makes the house smell amazing. Check out our instructions for this Read more…

Dinner Out on Piedmont Avenue

Dinner Out on Piedmont AvenueTake a night off from the kitchen, and grab dinner out on Piedmont Avenue.
There are so many wonderful restaurants in our neighborhood. Here is a shout-out to just a few that can help you mix up the flavors, and enjoy something unique. These are great, relaxing stops Read more…

Bond Bars are in!

Bond BarsWe found these chocolate bars at the Fancy Food Show last month, and are sooo excited to announce that Bond Bars have arrived at the store. You’ve got to try them, they’re a completely new experience.

Bond Bars would make a great last-minute Valentines gift—it’s guaranteed your sweetie Read more…

How to Do a Fabulous Valentines Dinner on a Weeknight

Fabulous Valentines Dinner on a WeeknightWe didn’t plan it this way, but Valentines Day falls on Tuesday. Do not despair, you can still put together an impressively-romantic Valentines dinner on a weeknight — with only a little more effort than it takes to make an Read more…