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Train Your Way to Backroad Adventures

The best summer of my life was potentially the worst summer of my mom’s life. I was raised in a small suburb that was surrounded by nothing but hills and desert.  Adventure was a…

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Take the Long Way Home for Dinner

From the Delta to the Bay, there is no shortage of what amazing culinary experiences you can…

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Living History at the John Muir National Historic Site

I didn’t really appreciate history when I was young, I couldn’t remember names or dates, and when it came…

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The Spirit of Giving

With the holidays season in full swing, people begin to focus on giving.  Often that giving is…

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Local Businesses Line Our Backroads

We have all spent hours, and probably thousands of dollars in big box retailers, such as Target – or…