Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Why Rocklin is a Great Place to Visit + Call Home



Rocklin is among several family-friendly communities comprising the southern portion of Placer County, just northeast of Sacramento. In its early days in the 1890s, Rocklin held about 30 rock quarries, many of which were cut for street curbing in larger cities, including Sacramento and San Francisco. Today, Rocklin is a thriving suburb of about 60,000 residents and is considered one of the fastest growing cities in California. 

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

15 Inspiring Instagram-Worthy Backdrops in Sacramento

In a city as vibrant and artistic as Sacramento, you’ll find no shortage of artwork (both natural and man-made) certain to enhance your Instagram selfie, group shot or solo pose. In fact, the city has an overwhelming amount of colorful murals all over town, ensuring you will never run out of gorgeous backdrops created by talented artists.
Consult our guide to Instagram-worthy backdrops and embark on your very own city-wide photo tour — whether you’re looking for an idyllic garden setting or a modern work of art.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

24 Essential Holiday Events in the Sacramento Area


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Make sure you maximize the magic and wonder of the season at one (or several!) of the many holiday events in the Sacramento area — from ballet performances to 5Ks and tree lighting ceremonies to festive concerts.

Make a list of your favorite can’t-miss events — and be sure to check it twice! READ MORE

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

14 Delicious Thanksgiving Recipes From Sacramento Bloggers


Preparing a menu for Thanksgiving can be a daunting task. That’s when we usually turn to our favorite local bloggers, who are always coming up with delicious and creative dishes. Take a look at our collection of Thanksgiving dishes — from appetizers to desserts — for some inspiration when creating your menu this year. We included a mix of standard must-haves (like turkey and pumpkin pie) and a few unexpected concoctions (such as Swiss chard slab galette with eggs and sweet potato turkey meatballs).

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Things To Do in the Charming Town of Loomis, CA


Loomis is a quaint and family-oriented community nestled in the Sierra foothills just northeast of Sacramento. Established in 1850 and incorporated in 1984, Loomis retains its rural character and charm with a historic downtown, spacious residential lots, and woodlands with natural streams and rolling hillsides. While South Placer County is one of the fastest-growing areas in California, Loomis and its surrounding land has managed to retain its rural and laid-back atmosphere. 

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

How to Create Your Own At-Home Relaxation Space to Practice Self-Care


Having a relaxing space in the home to escape to at the end of a busy workday can help to not only reduce stress levels but leave you feeling refreshed and energized to tackle the week. Research has shown that employee burnout not only contributes to poor work performance, but lower retention, and higher levels of healthcare spending due to ailments caused by stress and exhaustion. Having a place to rejuvenate when you come home is a great self-care solution to keep you in good health, and thriving in both your professional and personal life. Here are a few tips on how you can design your own space to get you relaxing in no time. CLICK HERE

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

25 Halloween Events in the Sacramento Area 2018


It’s officially October and that means one thing — Halloween is creeping up around the corner! Get in the spirit for this spooky holiday by filling your calendar with a few festivities leading up to the 31st. There are so many incredible Halloween events happening in the Sacramento area — from kid-friendly trick-or-treating events to boozy costume parties for adults.

CLICK HERE to see the full list of events.