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15 Minutes with Kim Weglin

Day job: Professional highline athlete Founder: Slacklife Global and the International Church of Slacklife Side gig: Model for sportswear brand Athleta What is slacklining and how did you get into it? Slacklining is the sport of walking on...
Rebecka Smith

Rolling In It

Milk Money’s Rebecka Smith dishes on her new gig. Pastry chef Rebecka Smith turned a childhood love of baking cookies and pies with her grandmother into a career creating desserts at some of the area’s...
Casey Shideler

Out of the Limelight

How one chef earned a loyal fandom—minus the hoopla. Casey Shideler of Taylor’s Kitchen in Land Park has been wowing diners with her inventive take on seasonal fare since she became executive chef there in...
Localis' "Unexpected and Delicious" dessert

Sweet or Savory?

With these desserts, you don’t have to choose. If you love dessert but prefer just a hint of sweetness instead of something cloying after dinner, you’re in luck. Several local restaurants are turning out daringly...
Joél Cotreras, instructor at Union boxing gym

A Knockout of a Fitness Routine

“You feel like a tough bad-ass who can do anything.” That’s how Gloria Quiming describes the experience of boxing, an old-time sport that has emerged as a major fitness trend, as evidenced by the...

The New Shop Class

Where can you learn some hands-on practical skills? If you’ve ever wished you’d taken a welding class in high school instead of calculus, you’re not alone. Students of all ages are flocking to area classes...
The Extra Credit

When the Lunch Bell Rings

Workday got you down? Bag lunch not the stuff of dreams? The friendly folks behind an unassuming downtown cafe feel your pain. Recess, tucked into the ground floor of an office building on Q...
Samuel Parkinson

15 Minutes with Samuel Parkinson

Day job: Fashion designer Fashion labels: b:SR; By Samuel Rose; Bespoke by Samuel Rose Age: 32 When did you first become aware of fashion? It was probably sixth or seventh grade. I remember some of my friends having...

The Hidden Risks of Firefighting

How post-traumatic stress affects first responders. The prolonged wildfire season that many experts say is the new normal for California has claimed lives and destroyed property, but it has also taken a toll on the...
Alaro Brewing Tapas

Taps and Tapas

Spain meets Sacramento at Alaro Brewing Company. When Sacramento’s groundbreaking Rubicon Brewing Company closed its doors in 2017, it was clear that whoever took over the space would have big shoes to fill. Rubicon, founded...


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