Treat Yourself to Sweets From Leonida’s Love + Chocolate

Leonida’s Love + Chocolate is a fitting name for the sweet shop in Walnut Creek since the small, family-owned business has truly been a labor of love. Its owners, a married couple, decided to open the business as a way to spend more time together and with their two daughters. They took the leap of […]

Tomorrow Near The Boulevard: The Diablo Valley College Car Show

If you love to see vintage roadsters and cutting-edge cars, you’ll find both at the Diablo Valley College Car Show tomorrow. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Diablo Valley College will invite unique autos and their owners onto campus for a day of fun, one that will help fund the advanced manufacturing programs at Diablo Valley […]

Find a Moment of Zen at Indigo Yoga & Pilates

It doesn’t matter what type of workout you’re into, you’ll find a class that caters to you at Indigo Yoga & Pilates. The studio boasts a massive schedule with more than 50 yoga classes each week, ranging from fast-paced and challenging to slow and stretchy. And in addition to these core classes, the fitness studio also […]

Add Some Greenery to Your Apartment at the DVC Plant Sale and Herb Fair

If you’ve been thinking about cultivating a windowsill garden this spring, the DVC Plant Sale and Herb Fair will have everything you need to get started. It’s taking over DVC Horticulture on May 4th and 5th. On Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the focus will be on plants, and then it shifts to […]

Now Open Near The Boulevard: Ko-Cups

What began as a vendor at local food markets and fairs now has a permanent location in The Veranda. Ko-Cups’ newly debuted walk-up window dishes out the same Korean barbecue that made it so popular in the first place, all in cup form for easy eating. With plenty of outdoor seating just beyond the door, you’ll […]

Order a Custom Cake from Scrumpoptious in Pleasant Hill

Kristine, the owner of Scrumpoptious, first started experimenting with making cake pops at home with her sister almost a decade ago. It was a natural extension of her love for both baking and science. Eventually, the hobby flourished into a full-fledged business, where Kristine can now share her talents with the masses. She delivers creative cake […]

Find Your New Favorite Craft Brew at The Hop Grenade Taproom

The Hop Grenade Taproom & Bottleshop exists to bring craft beer to the masses, which is why it always has more than 20 brews on tap and many more by the bottle. The draft list changes on a regular basis, but it always encompasses a solid list of California-brewed beers and others from around the […]

Request a Courtyard Table at MidiCi Italian Kitchen, Now Open in Concord

On a warm day in Concord, there might be no more relaxing spot than the courtyard at MidiCi Italian Kitchen. The large branches of olive trees cast shade across the courtyard, creating a comfortable setting in which to enjoy an authentic Neapolitan pizza and a glass of wine. Many people have done just that since MidiCi […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Painting With a Twist

St. Paddy’s Day is a holiday associated with striking colors—especially shades of emerald—so it’s the perfect time to unleash your inner artist. Celebrate the occasion as part of the St.Patrick’s Day event at Painting With a Twist. The paint-and-sip studio will hold a special class on Sunday, March 17th from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in […]