.Tanya Henry

Jul 18, 2023

Claire Ptak’s ‘Love is a Pink Cake’

It was Claire Ptak’s Lemon and Elderflower Wedding Cake with buttercream frosting that quite literally changed her life forever. The West Marin native and Chez...
Oct 21, 2020

Dining Al Fresco

We have all noticed the “parklets” popping up in front of restaurants throughout the county.  Decorative wood lattice, elaborate custom-made planter boxes and strings...
Sep 23, 2020

RH’s New Rooftop Restaurant

After months of construction at the north end of the Village at Corte Madera (1750 Redwood Hwy, Corte Madera),  Restoration Hardware, or RH as...
Jan 15, 2020

Fancy Food Show features local specialties

For the last 38 years, San Francisco has been host to the Specialty Food Association’s Winter Fancy FoodShow. Every January over 10,000 exhibitors from...
Dec 24, 2019

Floodwater opens in Mill Valley

Gone are the ’90s design elements architect Cass Calder Smith brought to the cavernous space that was the longtime home to Italian restaurant Frantoio....
California Gold
Dec 11, 2019

California Gold is an ‘American pub with pre-Tiki era cocktails’

New San Rafael spot serves cocktails worth their weight The space at 848 B St. has undergone such a massive renovation and redesign that it’s...
Nov 27, 2019

Kitchen Classic

Most of us own a copy of Joy of Cooking. It’s likely many a college student tucked the enduring classic into their box of...
Nov 13, 2019

Brand Expands

You may have noticed the handsomely packaged white cans of Long Root Pale Ale and sleek planks of wild sockeye salmon in your local,...