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Best Barbecue In Sacramento

Your definition of barbecue is often a direct result of where you were raised, and fierce culinary battles are waged over how to prepare “real” barbecue.

20 hours ago

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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Sacramento

Memorial Day is a chance to enjoy a three day weekend, at least, and take a break, enjoy the scenery, and add to your memory bank. From the mountains to the sea, California has it all.

05/16/2015

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Ask A Sacramento Expert: How To Keep Your Pet Cool This Summer

Ian Waggoner is an expert on keeping your pet cool this summer. He works at the Pet Department Store. Waggoner is one of four employees at the store that has been operating on J St. for more than 20 years by the same owner. Waggoner has worked there for more than four years and in that time, he has accumulated vast knowledge about dog and cat food and supplies. He and the other employees pride themselves on their customer service and knowledge of the animals and their special needs.

05/15/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In Sacramento

Looking for family-friendly museum exhibits to take your kids to this summer? Check out one of these awesome spots in Sacramento.

05/12/2015

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts In Sacramento

The time is near to consider what to get mom for Mother’s Day. Is she a traditionalist that would want flowers? On the other hand, is she one with hobbies such as sewing or cooking? Do you have a mom that works all the time and needs some “Mom time”? Read below to see various ideas for a special Mother’s Day for your mom.

05/08/2015

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Best Margaritas In Sacramento

Given the ethnic flavor of this mission town, Mexican heritage can truly shine through this legendary libation. From the “Museo de Tequila” (a literal museum of tequila), to various regional takes on the margarita, Sacramento found that lost shaker of salt, and ran with it.

05/05/2015

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Best Bars To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Sacramento

Many Americans go out and celebrate Cinco de Mayo thinking it is basically “Mexican Independence Day”. The truth is: Mexico’s Independence is celebrated in September. Whatever the occasion these places know how to put on a fiesta.

04/30/2015

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Best Places For Chicken And Waffles In Sacramento

Have a craving for chicken and waffles? While Sacramento lacks Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles, there are a number of other awesome places to try this soul food specialty.

04/29/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Sacramento

Mother’s Day is about showing the moms in your life how much you love and appreciate them. From flowers to boutique items, give her something special on May 10.

04/28/2015

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Best Spring Festivals In Sacramento

Spring has arrived and it is time to get out and enjoy family, friends, and fresh air.

04/27/2015

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Best Movies Filmed In Sacramento

They film movies in Sacramento? Yes they do, not only in Sacramento but the also in the surrounding communities. If you know what to look for, you might spot your favorite spot on the big screen, right in your part of Sacramento.

04/25/2015

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Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In Sacramento

These Sacramento businesses offer ways to get fit and improve your health, while your kids are having safe, supervised fun just a room away. Throw on your yoga pants and strap on that Fitbit – it is time to grab the kids and hit the gym.

04/24/2015

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