Friday 12/10: La Cocina Gift Fair in San Francisco – Always beautiful and scrumptious gifts from the lower income food entrepreneurs of the La Cocina incubator.
Friday 12/10: The Hub in San Francisco hosts a benefit holiday party for local human services non-profits.
Sat & Sun: 12/11-12: Aftelier Perfumes Open House in Berkeley – Perfumes and teas made the truly artisan way using the “purest, most sublime botanical essences from around the world.” I have yet to experience Mandy’s perfumes but I have a feeling they are the perfume equivalent of experiencing the finest chocolates.
Saturday: 12/11: Omnivore Books – San Francisco – Jessica Theroux reads from her new book Cooking with Italian Grandmothers.” How cute would it be to give this book along with Italian ingredients? Molto!
Or spend a weekend donating:
- South bay and Peninsula charity needs and locations
- Pick fruit for food bank donations (Peninsula)
- Find Bay Area food banks
- Animal lovers can donate food to the Oakland Zoo!
Lots more. Add any links here!