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Where to Buy the Perfect Holiday Dessert in the East Bay

With the stress of Holiday shopping and preparing your homes for the scrutiny of your relatives, baking your own Holiday desserts are left on the back burner. That’s why we’ve rounded up our favorite bakeries in the east bay so you can pick-up and pre-order your holiday favorites and perhaps take credit for baking them-- we won’t tell.

Buche de Noel

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

 New Parkway Theater, Oakland

There are plenty of ways across the Bay to stay out of the rain and avoid the last-minute Christmas shoppers this weekend. Following are three of our favorites.

Bay Bridge Eye Candy: Driving

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. Check out our favorite pictures taken while driving across the bridge from the Bay Bridge Photo Contest

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

Fried chicken at Miss Ollie's

Don't let the bone-chilling cold and threat of rain keep you home this weekend. Following are three great ways to warm up across the bridge. 

Bay Bridge Eye Candy: After Dark

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. Check out our favorite nighttime pictures from the Bay Bridge Photo Contest

Bay Bridge Eye Candy: Fog+Clouds

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. Check out our favorite fog and cloud pictures from the Bay Bridge Photo Contest!

Bay Bridge Eye Candy: Black & White

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. Check out our favorite black and white pictures from the Bay Bridge Photo Contest

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

SweetBar Bakery

People don't tend to think of the Wine Country as part of that land yonder over the Bay Bridge, but we're gonna go ahead and claim it. Especially since it's particularly worth visiting this time of year. Following are a couple of our favorite reasons why, plus a must-stop bakery along the way.

Bay Bridge Eye Candy: From Above

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a Photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. We had almost 500 entries on Instagram and Twitter, and were blown away by the incredible photographers in our city.

Bay Bridge Photo Contest: We Have a Winner!

In honor of the Bay Bridge's 75th anniversary, we held a photo contest to show SF's second-favorite bridge some much-deserved love. We had almost 500 entries on Instagram and Twitter, and were blown away by the incredible photographers in our city. Although the winner has already been chosen and notified, we still want to share a few of our favorite entries with you.

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