Archive for December 5th, 2010

Created in California


Juniper James



HOT ITALIAN & Juniper *James present:

Created in California Shopping Tweetup this Wednesday, December 8th from 6:00 – 9:00pm, find yourself at HOT ITALIAN for a special shopping Tweetup. Mix and meet with be a medley of local vendors selling beautiful handmade goods and fashion all made right here in California! Put the fun back in shopping for the holidays and enjoy complimentary pizza as you shop. This is FREE EVENT and all the money that the vendors make goes right back into their pockets,so you’ll feel good about supporting independent designers.

Also, don’t forget that HOT ITALIAN also offers lots of great gifts that are made right here in California including their latest collaboration with Rickshaw bags.


1627 16TH Street, Sacramento, CA


Hashtag: #createdincalifornia

Winter Cycling

By Melody Stone Photos by Scott Duncan

An avid cyclist won’t let a little rain deter them from hopping on a bike, but the average person might need a little more persuasion to take the winter cycling plunge Read more »

Musical Chairs, December 2010

Jonathan Mendick went to band camp in high school. He played saxophone for seven years because he thought it fit his personality better than piano, which he also played for five years. In college he picked up guitar to, well, attract the ladies. He also picked up a degree in journalism Read more »