american cupcake: red, white, and…cookies n’ cream?

You know, I’ve been thinking a lot about my life philosophy lately, or a personal motto to live all of my days by. Call it a fifth-life crisis, if you will, but I’ve recently realized that I actually have no idea what … Continue reading

perbacco: a taste of italy

‘Tis a rare occasion when you find a college student on a budget dining out in downtown San Francisco, where even the simplest dishes can rack up high prices – but, as circumstances would dictate, I found myself standing outside … Continue reading

hot cookie: sugar, spice, and everything nice

Trust it to San Franciscans to combine two of life’s most widely spoken-about pleasures – cookies and sex – into an appetizingly-smelling, intriguingly-looking, slightly raunchy, I’m-not-sure-if-I-want-to-take-my-grandmother-there cookie store. Appropriately called Hot Cookie, this one-stop cookie shop is located right across … Continue reading