Taste What Makes Fatapple’s a Local Institution

There’s a reason that Fatapple’s Restaurant & Bakery has been in business for more than four decades. The eatery has the ability to dole out classic American dishes right alongside an ever-changing assortment of new and creative entrees, which makes for an eclectic menu that has something for everyone. Its high ceilings, exposed beams, and […]

Quick and Easy Updates for a Rental Kitchen

Just because you don’t technically own your kitchen doesn’t mean you can’t make any upgrades. As long as it’s temporary and won’t cause damage upon removal, you’re welcome to add as much flair to your rental kitchen as you like! Here are a few ways to do it. Dress up your cabinets. You don’t have […]

Enjoy Himalayan Cuisine at Zomsa, Now Open in El Cerrito

Organic veggies sourced directly from local markets, grass-fed meats, and house-ground spices are just a few of the ingredients that make the Himalayan cuisine at Zomsa so uniquely delicious. Even though the restaurant only recently made its debut in El Cerrito, the food has already started generating buzz among customers. They particularly love the momo, […]

Beat the Heat This Summer With These Outdoor Workout Tips

It would be a shame to stay cooped up in the gym when the sun is shining outside! But the summer heat does present its own set of problems for outdoor workouts—the threats of heat exhaustion and sunburn, to name a few. Avoid common outdoor workout pitfalls with these tips. Dress (and apply sunscreen) accordingly. When […]

Restock Your Fridge at The Natural Grocery Company

If you feel overwhelmed by the responsibility of sifting through nutrition information and conflicting claims of what’s “healthy” at the grocery store, let The Natural Grocery Company do all the hard work for you. Since it opened in the ‘70s, its well-informed team has carefully curated an inventory of organic, local, and non-GMO products for […]

Move-In Essentials for First-Time Renters

If you’re brand new to renting, welcome! You might have a few questions about the best way to prepare for moving into your first place, like what to pack. This handy guide about move-in essentials will help you transition into your apartment with ease. Kitchen and pantry basics. If you’ve been living at home, in […]

Explore an Ever-Changing Roster of Beers at Armistice Brewing Company

The siblings who own Armistice Brewing Company firmly believe that variety is the spice of life, which is why their brewers rarely repeat beers. Instead, they’re constantly working on new recipes to surprise and delight their patrons. They specialize in hazy, juicy IPAs with less bitterness than the average brew of that kind. Stop by to […]

This Weekend Near The Village at Town Center: FoodieLand Night Market

Calling all foodies! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, the FoodieLand Night Market is kicking off tonight at Golden Gate Fields. It will run right through Sunday evening, so don’t worry if you can’t make it today. You’ll have ample opportunities to eat your way through the Asian street food festival over […]

Design the Perfect Summer Road Trip With These Tips

If you’re interested in taking a last-minute vacation this summer, but don’t want to brave the airport, a road trip is the perfect alternative. It’s affordable, flexible, and can be thrown together in a day or two. Here’s how to plan and prep for your summer road trip. Plan your travels and pit stops carefully… […]

What Will You Unearth at TreasureFest?

On the fourth weekend of every month, the neighborhood of Treasure Island hosts TreasureFest along 500 Avenue North. The sprawling festival draws more than 400 vendors and a whopping 15,000-plus visitors over the course of the weekend! The next one is coming up on June 29th and 30th, so mark your calendar. Each month’s market […]