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1 Day Getaway: Escape to Amador County

Barely an hour from Sacramento, Amador County beckons history buffs, wine enthusiasts, antiques seekers and folks simply looking for an escape from city and suburban life. Gold Rush history is ever-present in the oak-dotted...

Essay: Eye On Fire

A local mother explains why she hates Fourth of July parties. Standing in our driveway three years ago, my then-6-year-old daughter, Anna, reached down to grab a sparkler while my husband, Mike, held...

Essay: My Share of the Bounty

Looking to get more fresh produce into my diet, I turned to community-supported agriculture. What I got was a food adventure. Seven months ago, on a quest to lose some belly flab, reinforce...

The Gift

In a dim examining room, Sally Bounds lies on her back, naked from the waist down, her feet in stirrups. There’s a blanket over her knees, disposable booties on her feet and a papery...

What’s Your Trip?

30 Destinations in Northern California One of Sacramento’s claims to fame is its proximity to great getaways. As Sacramento magazine celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, we’ve got 30 reasons for you to pack...

Weekend Escapes

As the new year begins, strive to take better care of yourself. That doesn't necessarily mean another diet or exercise routine. Rather, resolve to relax. Find a beautiful corner of Northern California and get...

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