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Win Some New Wheels

WIN SOME NEW WHEELS! A brand new car for a $50 investment? Well, that could be a possibility for the lucky person who takes home the Solano Wine & Food Jubilee Raffle’s Grand Prize. That top prize is a choice of a 2017 Nissan Altima, 2017 Buick Verano

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Easter Brunch

Nothing better than a tasty quiche and a piece of delicious coffee cake to start off your Easter Brunch. Our tested recipes come to us from people who love to cook…and to eat. Quiche Lorraine 1/2 (14.1-ounce) package refrigerated piecrusts 1 pound bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1/4 cup green

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The Being Mortal Project (Part II)

The Being Mortal Project (Part II) By Louise Joyce (This is the second in a three-part series.) The Conversation Grows From our first event on June 10th we watched the power of word of mouth raise the conversation to new heights. Our second event on Aug 23rd at

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Palm Springs…Take a Tour

Palm Springs… by Wendy VanHatten According to anthropologists, Native Americans have lived beside the sparkling waters of Palm Springs’ tree-lined canyons and all around the bubbling hot springs for over a thousand years. Many years later the desert welcomed Mary Pickford, Lucille Ball, Cary Grant, Bob Hope,

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Save the Date: Solano Wine & Food Jubilee to Return to the Nut Tree in May

Save the Date: Solano Wine & Food Jubilee to Return to the Nut Tree in May    A nostalgic Vacaville amusement park, which closed its doors in 2009, is getting a new lease on life as it becomes the grand stage for the 30th annual Solano Wine &

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Finding the Power Within

For a world-record-holding weightlifter, the number 280 could have many meanings. For Paradise Valley Estates resident Carrie Reese, the number is a painful reminder of a time the 80-year-old power lifter couldn’t lift 20 pounds. Carrie grew up a multi-sport athlete. She even considered a career as

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Finding a Happy Heart and Mind with Yoga

As a yoga studio owner, teacher and practitioner I get asked quite frequently about the health benefits of yoga. Though I’ve known personally how I felt in my own body post yoga class, I wanted to know more. Especially when my youngest son was diagnosed with type

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H is for Heart & Vascular

Heart Failure Academy – Your Partner for Life No one plans to have a heart attack, but if you have one in Solano County, you’re in close proximity to a comprehensive, high-tech, full-service treatment facility. NorthBay Medical Center in Fairfield is Solano County’s only designated Chest Pain

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Chocolate Soufflés for Two

Chocolate Soufflés for Two

Chocolate Soufflés for Two Want to whip up a decedent dessert for Valentine’s Day? Love chocolate? You have to try this recipe. By Travels and Escapes Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Coat 2 ramekins with butter and sprinkle with 2 teaspoons cocoa. Place on baking sheet. Combine

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Common Travel Issues

Common Travel Issues by Wendy VanHatten Lost Passport When it happens, it can be your worst nightmare. You open your wallet or backpack and find no passport. Did you lose it or was it stolen? It doesn’t matter, it’s gone. What do you do? Act now. Go

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