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Lakefront Luxury: The Magic of Edgewood Tahoe

The golf pros and celebrities who migrate annually to Lake Tahoe’s South Shore for the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship Tournament know that Edgewood Tahoe is not only a great place to…

Dianna Badalament, Dianna B Designs & Her Future Coalition

By Erin Hunt Moore Planting the Seeds of Hope Through Jewelry   Dianna Badalament’s jewelry is a seamless fusion of the organic and rustic elements of nature and urban grit and industrial aesthetics, reflecting her own…

Not Your Usual Roadside Attraction

With Baccarat chandeliers, high-tech wine stations, and a fully stocked market with gourmet local goodies, Oakville Grocery is a destination in itself.

The Setting Inn Napa Valley

Thoughtful amenities and understated luxury set apart this cozy gem in the heart of wine country.

A Glimpse Into a Future That Gives Us Hope and Comfort

The next frontier is here in physics, technology, and product design A few months ago, Resonant Technologies Group (RTG) was planning which of the company’s technologies—all of them potentially paradigm-shifting—would be launched…

Why Charter Your Own Private Heritage Train? Because You Can.

A New Way to Do the Grand Canyon Something remarkable is happening in the post-quarantine world out at the Grand Canyon. You can charter a heritage train—that’s right, the whole train. This…

Crushing It: Female Winemakers

In Step With the Rhythms of Mother Nature, Six Women Who Turn Grapes Into Wine So much about 2020 is out of sync. Nevertheless, the timeless seasonality of harvest stays with the…

Bay Area Illustrators Offer Free Online Classes

Paint your way through the pandemic Stephanie Block is a third generation family partner in RNDC and Young’s Market Company. She holds a WSET 3 certification in wine and spirits and is…

Profile: Akbar Oluwakemi

An interview with Akbar Oluwakemi-Idowu Gbajabiamila Akbar Oluwakemi-Idowu Gbajabiamila. What a distinctive name for a man of great distinction. You’ve probably seen him, hosting American Ninja Warrior or playing football for the…

Lily Samii

A woman of ingenuity who soared from the depths of adversity to grace center stage Woven like webs of featherweight silk, yet vehemently steadfast in their bonds, are the ties of family,…

In Conversation With Sharon Seto

FALL in love with the AUTUMN season! FALL IS THE BEST TIME OF YEAR FOR SAN FRANCISCANS, AS WEbust out halter dresses, tank tops, shorts, and sun hats to celebrate what locals…

Boater’s Paradise on San Francisco Bay

Waterfront living at its finest Reminiscent of Portofino in Italy, Belvedere Cove and Corinthian Island comprise the most desirable enclave on San Francisco Bay for waterfront homes with boat docks. Flanked by…

Submerge For The Soul: Colorado is a hotbed of thermal delight

At Colorado’s Iron Mountain Hot Springs, a therapeutic, natural springs, set amid mountains in Glenwood Springs, near Aspen, I’m soaking in an infinity-edged, pool called Garnet, which overlooks the Colorado River. Suffused…

FNNCH

The Rising Street Artist Talking When does a boarded-up storefront turn from community loss to abundance? When Bay Area artist fnnch transforms it with bursts of colorful symbolism from his nimble mind,…

Paula West

Surprises and Delights with Song When jazz singer Paula West performs, she offers a surprise or two or three. Jazz cognoscenti around the globe seek West’s richly sumptuous voice which continues to…

Fresh Air: San Francisco As An Outdoor Gallery

When digital is overdone, take a walk From the Pacific to the Presidio to the Embarcadero, our city is an outdoor museum with a splendid array of street art, statues, sculptures and…

Black Wine Professionals

Black Wines Matter

A toast to black wine professionals The romance of wine lures visitors to dreamy wine country, where people often flock to escape the real world. Hearing the stories of passionate winery owners…