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Best Barbecue In The East Bay

When we hear the word “barbecue,” Texas-style sweet and tangy sauce on succulent meats, chicken and ribs is generally the taste that comes to mind. If that’s what you look for when the “gotta have it” barbecue urge hits, then head for these popular East Bay spots.

11 hours ago

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Top 5 Middle Eastern Restaurants In San Francisco

Israeli, Afghan, Lebanese, Turkish and other influences play into the lineup of Middle Eastern restaurants and food trucks with dedicated followers, allowing San Francisco to earn its erstwhile nickname, “Baghdad by the Bay.”

12 hours ago

Carmel, California

Romantic Getaway Guide To Carmel, California

Plan a romantic escape for two in the quaint village of Carmel, where you will find almost everything you need within walking distance.

09/01/2015

Athleisure wear is seen everywhere in the Bay Area

Ask A Bay Area Fashionista: Hottest Fall 2015 Fashion Trends

The good news about fall fashion trends for 2015 is that sensible, comfortable street looks are in vogue. San Francisco-based fashion expert, Meghan Cast of Threadflip, says that basic black figures into the color palette in a major way, another trend that’s easy to adopt.

09/01/2015

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Best Travel Agencies In The South Bay

A look at five of the best travel agencies in the South Bay…

08/29/2015

Chef Adriana Almazan Lahl and her book published in 2013

Ask A Bay Area Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or Less

School days are almost here, and with that come the everyday need for school lunches. Parents with time restraints and limited ideas can give a sigh of relief. Kid friendly, easy to whip up lunches are here, thanks to a Bay Area chef who creates recipes for the San Francisco Unified School District.

08/28/2015

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Best Brewery Tours In San Francisco

Booking a brewery tour is a great way to experience the fun of visiting a brewery without the hassle of finding a designated driver. Let the whole group join in the merrymaking by booking one of these San Francisco brewery tours.

08/27/2015

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Best International Festivals To Attend This Fall

A look at five of the best international festivals and events held in the fall.

08/26/2015

Canned Fruit

How To Can Your Freshly Picked Summer Fruits

Canning is the best way to store those large bushels of summer fruit that you’ve grown all year long. Make some tasty jams and jellies, then have something delicious to enjoy all year, or to give as a very special homemade gift.

08/24/2015

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Free Friday Night Concert (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Free Labor Day Events In The Bay Area

There will be many Labor Day events in the Bay Area throughout the holiday weekend, including some with free admission

08/24/2015

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