Haldi Doodh (Turmeric Milk)

Haldi Doodh (Turmeric Milk)

This post (with video!) is, of course, about Golden Milk/Golden Milk Lattes/the closest people think we’ve come to Felix Felicis. It’s always weird when foods from other cultures get embraced by Western society as something new and innovative and then becomes commercialized - to the point that it’s a menu item at Peet’s (no shade [...]

Coffeebar (Menlo Park, CA)

Coffeebar (Menlo Park, CA)

Coffeebar (Menlo Park, CA) - Coffeebar, originally founded in Truckee - and has several locations in that region - has now come to #SiliconValley; more specifically, #MenloPark. They’ve brought speciality #coffee to areas (Truckee, Reno, Squaw Valley) in a way that makes it fun and not pretentious. Sourcing locally and sustainably - from the beans to ingredients to even [...]

Pigments of My Imagination: Visiting the Color Factory

Pigments of My Imagination: Visiting the Color Factory

You've seen it on Instagram and all other social media everywhere: Color Factory, Oh Happy Day's playful, colorful (and Instagrammable) space in San Francisco! With the success of Museum of Ice Cream in two locations, Color Factory seemed to be San Francisco's answer to a cool space to have fun and take pictures in. Color [...]

A Day on The Island

A Day on The Island

Growing up in the Bay Area, I assume that I’ve seen everything there is to see here. But it turns out I know nothing (Jon Snow). I feel like I've spent so much time in the same parts of San Francisco or Berkeley or Palo Alto that there's cities I've never been to - like [...]