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Drop Anchor at These Must-Stop Seafood Shacks Between San Francisco and L.A.

Sun and seafood shacks are what coastal dreams are made of. There's nothing better than biting into a soft abalone taco or slurping hot, creamy clam chowder when your stomach is growling after a day on the road. If you're thinking of hitting Highway 1, here are five of our favorite stops for seafood lovers between San Francisco to Los Angeles.

Gus Van Sant and Dustin Lance Black Set to Film a New LGBT Miniseries in the Castro

Get ready for some Gus Van Sant and Guy Pearce sightings: The Hollywood crew behind the award-winning film Milk and the Memento star are scheduled to film scenes for a new LGBT miniseries in the Castro later this month.

The Best Places to Grab Boba Tea in San Francisco

If you haven’t yet discovered the magical elixir that is boba tea, it goes a little like this: creamy “milk” tea poured over ice with bb-sized chewy tapioca pearls at the bottom, which you suction up the oversized straw as you drink the tea. It’s half snack, half caffeinated heaven. 

Cannabis Insider: A Local Dispensary Owner Meets President Obama + GMO Weed Is Now a Thing

A local marijuana reporter’s field notes and gossip from the intersection of pot, money, and power in the epicentral San Francisco Bay Area.

The Best Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Crossfit, Bootcamps + More

You've heard the saying "beauty is pain," right? Now make it true with these fat-busting workouts. 

Ganja Yoga Is the Cannabis-Fueled Workout of Dreams

It makes perfect sense to us that cannabis and yoga would work hand in hand—after all, what could be more relaxing than a little weed and a little downward dog?—but local yoga instructor Dee Dussault was actually the first person to bring the ancient combination to the United States. 

The Best Barbershops, Shaves, Cuts, Beard Trims + Manscaping for Men

From hangover treatments to straight razor shaves to tiding up your overgrown nether regions, our 2016 guide to men's grooming will have you feeling shiny and new in no time. 

Alfred's Steakhouse Gets the Daniel Patterson Touch

Perhaps we can credit the passing of Prop J in November, or maybe it’s just Daniel Patterson’s sense of nostalgia, but San Francisco institution Alfred’s Steakhouse is the most recent recipient of historical preservation and a wanted refresh, and the city is all the more delicious for it. 

The Bay Area's Best Manicures, Pedicures, Nail Art, Salons + More

Tend to your tips and toes with our 2016 guide to the Bay Area's chicest and safest nail salons, best products, treatments and more. 

Secret Recipe: Flour+Water's Chocolate Budino

While Flour+Water's homemade pasta is arguably some of the best, we sometimes find ourselves impatient for dessert, which always means chocolate budino. 

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