European yogurt with roasted apricots+blueberries+pistachio+honey

Poached eggs with grilled tomatoes on sourdough

Weekend getaway: Carmel by the sea + champagne brunch

Champagne brunch with made to order waffles topped with fresh whipped cream & berries 
We had a much needed and celebratory escape at La Playa Carmel this past weekend. This place boasts a champagne brunch buffet and made-to-order waffles and omelettes. This historic hotel has everything you need and it's within walking distance to the beach and great restaurants. It was definitely one of the best hotels we have ever stayed!

Fancy toast: HB egg + heirloom cherry tomatoes, nectarine + ricotta + granola + honey

Weekday Granola: Strawberry-kiwi-raspberry with greek yogurt

Weekday granola: Greek yogurt, berries, + mission figs

Lemon blueberry cornmeal griddle cakes

Fancy toast: honey Greek yogurt crostini with fresh fruit

Quick weekday breakfast: sourdough toast with raspberry spread + grapefruit juice

Smoked trout hash with cucumber-yogurt + avocado + poached egg

raspberry cornmeal griddle cakes

You can find this delicious recipe and more at smitten kitchen.

Weekend Getaway: Cazadero, Ca

Our weekend away in the woods of Cazadero, CA was just the escape we needed. This tiny town is located on the Russian River just under 2 hours drive from San Francisco. Book your own home or cabin via Russian River Getaways. We spent the days exploring the surrounding towns of Jenner, Monte Rio, Guerneville, & Duncan Mills. Be sure to stop by Raymond's Bakery for some freshly made pastries and pizza. They also have a great outdoor patio with live music--check out their line-up!

Breakfast Pizza with mushrooms, tomatoes, sausage, and runny egg

Weekend Getaway: Boonville, Ca

Our 1st wedding anniversary was celebrated in Boonville, CA. A charming small town about 2 hours drive north of San Francisco. The Boonville Hotel was beautiful and the restaurant, killer. This fresh currant scone with house-made plum jam was just a sliver of the delicious meals we enjoyed there.

Cheddar Scallion Biscuits

Smoked Salmon Platter at home

Weekend getaway: breakfast in cloverdale, ca

Fancy savory toast of fresh ricotta, spring onions, tomatoes, micro greens, and poached eggs. Savvy on First is a must-do in the cute town of Cloverdale, Ca! 

Basic iced coffee

Summer granola with fresh berries

Fancy Toast: Avocado-chile + ricotta-strawberry-mint-honey

Asparagus benedict with heinz beans

Chilaquiles in Mexico

Fall fruit Granola: pears, poms, + apples

Strawberry-Cherry Crostada

Childhood Favorite: One Eyed Jack

Breakfast in SF: Donut Muffins at Devil's Teeth Baking Co

Orange scented hot cross buns

Whole Wheat Waffle with mixed berry compote + maple-orange zest greek yogurt

Gingerbread Pancakes + Bartlette Pears