Lifestyle Picks

Editorial picks featuring lifestyle posts–food, travel, pets, bicycling, film, etc.

FOX40
Excited Puppy Attacks TV Cables

Apr 24, 2014

In today’s Adopt a Pet, Darren Peck plays with one excited puppy from the Sacramento SPCA.


TechWire
Safety ambassadors pilot bullying app in seven schools

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Apr 24, 2014
Safety ambassadors pilot bullying app in seven schools

Lauren Foreman, McClatchy News Service Six Kern County school districts are piloting anti-bullying software that allows trained student ambassadors to electronically report incidents of bullying. The goal, according to education... Read more »

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Girls on the Grid
Learning How to Budget – Does Emotion Play a Factor in Finances?

Apr 24, 2014

By Alanna Bradley With end-of-law-school unexpected expenses creeping in –graduation fees, prep courses, the actual BAR exam to name a few, my husband and I thought now is a good time to start making our money work harder – enter New York Times best selling financial author and motivational speaker Dave Ramsey. We decided to take...

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The Sacramento Bee
Dogs lead cushy life after winning million-dollar prize on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Dogs lead cushy life after winning million-dollar prize on ‘America’s Got Talent’

A million dollars will change you. Three of the Olate performing dogs, from left, Loca, Copo and Toby, practice during a training session in Sorrento, Fla.

The Sacramento Bee
Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.

Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: April 26th & 27th

Weekend Top 10: April 26th & 27th

Rock with the Disney Road Crew, play in the Bobble Lagoon, pet farm animals, and ride a train at KIDS DAY IN THE PARK in Rancho Cordova. Saturday FREE Learn how to save energy, enjoy live music and see Mad Science at Roseville’s CELEBRATE THE EARTH FESTIVAL. Saturday FREE Bring your favorite stuffed friend...

Girls on the Grid
Tips on Finding a Lost Pet

Apr 23, 2014
Tips on Finding a Lost Pet

By Laura Braden A few weeks ago, the unthinkable happened – my dog (literally) ran away. I had just adopted her two weeks prior, and the Sacramento City Shelter knew nothing about her past, just that she had been turned in “over the counter” as a stray. In fairness to her, she was still...

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Undercover Caterer
Nana Recipe Wednesday–Oat Bran Banana Muffins

Apr 23, 2014

Yes folks, for several straight weeks Nana has not shown up for recipe duty but that is my fault.  Or my work’s fault, since I am always working.  But I’m working so much with PURPOSE!  I am taking 5 (YES FIVE) vacations this summer and I need the extra dough and comp time in...

Crazy for Crust
Lime Curd Pie

Apr 23, 2014
Lime Curd Pie

Lime Curd Pie



I can eat lemon and lime curd from the jar with a spoon, but I usually try to avoid it because it just seems…wrong. This pie makes it okay to eat straight curd, because it...

Brown Thumb Mama
Make Perfect Bacon in the Oven

Apr 22, 2014

We love to have breakfast for dinner (B4D). Pancakes and oatmeal-cinnamon waffles are frugal and easy to make, and the kids get a kick out of “eating backwards.” Bacon is a critical component of B4D, but I don’t like to cook it on the stove with the kids around. The grease pops and splatters,...

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