Oakland: Pican

Wait.. WAIT Ms Fatty..yet another Southern foods post? Why yes readers, another Southern foods post, except this isn’t your “average” Southern, oh yes there’s fried chicken, mac n cheese and shrimp n grits.. but it was the BEST shrimp n grits I’ve ever had in my entire LIFE!

San Francisco: Birthday Dinner (and Getting Old)

I’m getting old.¬† Not that I necessarily look old, or even feel it sometimes, but I hate the idea of it, mostly because I feel under-accomplished. I want more from my life and although I’m in the midst of doing so, I feel like I didn’t make the most of the past 30 years. Crap….

Berkeley: Southern Comfort at Ms Angeline’s

I dig comfort food. I dig it even more when it’s rich, loaded with zesty flavors that rely on the skillful¬†art of cooking with spices and none of that spicy-hot just to be obnoxiously spicy-hot jazz. Add a ton of seafood and sausage goodness and I’m basically in heaven. Saying all of that, I was…