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PENINSULA FOODIST

New Thai restaurant replaces Palo Alto's Rice Thai Cuisine

The second outpost of a San Jose Thai restaurant has taken over 3924 El Camino Real in Palo Alto, the former home of

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Grizz, 4 hours ago |
6 comments | 3205 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

True Food Kitchen announces Palo Alto opening

Health-forward restaurant chain True Food Kitchen will open its first Northern California location at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto on Oct. 4, the company...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 617 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat

There are a couple of events coming up that I want to share with you. The first is on September 11th; a multi-faith peace walk and hosted picnic. This is open...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Aug. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 575 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant

A former head sommelier and sous chef from three Michelin-starred The French Laundry in Yountville are opening a restaurant together on California Avenue in Palo...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 24, 2016
Last comment by Gen. W>T> Sherman, 14 hours ago | 18 comments | 11459 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Poki Bowl in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's California Avenue area is getting its own poké eatery with the opening of Poki Bowl this Saturday, Aug. 27. Poki Bowl will be holding...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 835 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Homma's Brown Rice Sushi to close Aug. 31

After 30 years of serving up brown rice-based sushi from a tiny, nondescript space off California Avenue in Palo Alto, Homma's Brown Rice Sushi is closing its...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Annette, 17 hours ago | 9 comments | 3110 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Weekly Candlelight Reconnection Ritual

I know many of you have extremely busy lives and the week gets away from you. Many couples end up exhausted and feeling disconnected by Friday. Here’s...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by elizabethgillespe, 20 hours ago | 3 comments | 919 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato

So I just arrive at the Pioneer last Sunday, and while waiting for my Vodka Soda Tall with...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Aug. 21, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Aug 25, 2016 at 8:15 am | 15 comments | 13528 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Thrill of the Hunt

Up in Mendocino last weekend for the Santa Cruz Fungus Federation Mushroom Hunt. Based at Albion Field Station, just south of Mendocino, 95 eager participants split...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 6, 2015
Last comment by Sadoiriotas, on Aug 25, 2016 at 7:29 am | 7 comments | 5774 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Howie's Artisan Pizza temporarily closes in Redwood City; to reopen as new concept

Howard Bulka, the owner-namesake of Howie's Artisan Pizza in Palo Alto and Redwood...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Breeze, on Aug 24, 2016 at 9:26 pm | 6 comments | 2253 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Srasa Kitchen opens location No. 2 in Mountain View

Mountain View Cambodian restaurant Srasa Kitchen has opened its second location, located at 292 Castro St. Srasa Kitchen replaced

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 22, 2016
Last comment by local_eater, on Aug 24, 2016 at 5:09 pm |
3 comments | 2684 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime

It's not always easy to find activities, projects and crafts that are appropriate for both preschoolers and toddlers. Some supplies, such as scissors, glue...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Aug. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 710 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

A trip to the Exploratorium

Over the weekend our family visited the Exploratorium. One of our favorite exhibits was the Strandbeests. If you haven't...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Aug 23, 2016 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 2602 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Tout Sweet closing Palo Alto location

Tout Sweet Pâtisserie, the high-end bakery from Top Chef desserts winner Yigit Pura at Town...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1748 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

San Francisco wine shop to open in Palo Alto

==I UPDATE: Biondivino will take over the Town & Country Village space

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Aug 23, 2016 at 11:07 am |
5 comments | 12132 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Dogs and Kids

Last week I read an article titled, "Dear Person Whose Dog Just Wants...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Aug 21, 2016 at 6:10 pm |
18 comments | 2509 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Work: What Happens when your Relationship is in Trouble?

If your marriage is suffering – if you feel unloved, unheard, misunderstood, lack intimacy and/or sex, are considering leaving your marriage, are having...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by rich, on Aug 19, 2016 at 9:06 pm | 3 comments | 9690 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Pastry pop-up returns to Zola

Local pastry chef John Shelsta is hosting another one of his popular pop-ups...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 19, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3045 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Redwood Grill opens at Woodside Plaza in Redwood City

A family friendly, neighborhood restaurant serving "California comfort" food is now open at Woodside Plaza shopping center in Redwood City. Redwood...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by charles reilly , on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:13 am | 1 comment | 1601 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

When Are The Apples Ready?

The most important part of the pie is love and the homegrown apples. I found myself thinking about that rolling lots of pie dough at Jeem’s...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Aug. 14, 2016
Last comment by Lauralies, on Aug 18, 2016 at 11:30 pm | 10 comments | 12703 Views
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Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 13,528 views

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 18 comments | 11,459 views

Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 710 views

Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 575 views