Shopping & Style

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Best Print Shops In The Bay Area

Everyone needs a quality print shop now and again, and the San Francisco Bay Area is fortunate to have a number of high quality shops to satisfy everyone’s printing needs

08/18/2015

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Best Yoga Studios In The Bay Area

If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, you cannot help but notice the numbers of yoga mat-carrying individuals is on the rise. Whether you’re a beginner or you can wrap one leg around the back of your head, an enthusiastic yoga community is sprinkled throughout the area, where one studio is bound to be just right for you.

08/11/2015

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British Actress Wants Name Removed From Pricey Hermes Birkin Bags Due To Crocodile Cruelty

British singer/actor Jane Birkin told Hermes to take her name off the handbag after learning about the alleged cruel practices used to harvest the crocodile skins some of the bags are made of.

07/29/2015

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Ask A San Francisco Expert: What To Pack For Your Trip To Europe

Take as much of the stress as possible out of long haul travel by planning ahead and packing smart. Global nomads such as travel expert Scott Eddy have some tried and tested tips on the best things about packing to know before you go.

07/28/2015

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Best Boutique Decor Shops In Ghirardelli Square

With remarkable views overlooking San Francisco Bay and scenic cable cars surrounding the historic piazza, Ghirardelli Square is re-purposed as a shopping destination attracting approximately 20,000 visitors and residents daily.

07/21/2015

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Avoid Harmful Chemicals In Your Kids’ Sunscreens – What To Look For

There are chemicals in many sunscreens that can be harmful to kids’ developing bodies.

07/14/2015

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Best Places To Buy Yoga Gear In San Francisco

Yoga is a hot trend to not only get a great work out but also focuses on the spiritual, surrounded by it’s own culture. Although there are several larger chain stores you can find apparel and gear from, we take a look at some of the best local shops in the San Francisco area.

07/14/2015

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Top 5 Bay Area Gift Shops For Your ‘Techie’

Time wasting gadgets and productivity killing toys are what tech lovers live for. Creative, imaginative, and most of all fun, are what is looked for in the best type of gifts for the geeky-side in all of us, young and old.

07/07/2015

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Where To Find Really Good Craft Beer Just South Of San Francisco

San Francisco may be the logical choice for craft beers but other parts of the Bay Area might be better

06/30/2015

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7 Food Labels Shoppers Should Ignore Because They Are Meaningless

Some labels, like “organic,” “low-fat,” or “sugar-free” have real nutritional value because they are regulated by federal law. Others are just empty and purposely vague. Here are 7 meaningless labels you probably hear all the time.

06/23/2015