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Colorful 1990s Mission on Display at Oakland Museum

Ever wonder what the Mission was like circa 1990, B.T. (Before Tartine)? This month, the Oakland Museum of California is hosting “Mission Scene Moment,” a show that transports us back in time to experience the vibrant community’s music and art of the day (read: pre-gentrification).

SFMOMA's Plans for a New Gaming-Focused Collection

As many await the reopening of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, what better way to alleviate some of your anticipation than with a sneak peek into one of its new "collections," PlaySFMOMA. Featuring video game-based artwork, engagement tools, and a new designers-in-residence program, this collaboration between game companies and SFMOMA will prove to be an intriguing exhibition for the modern-day museumgoer. 

Drink Here Now: National Absinthe Day and Chinese New Year Cocktails

Goodbye, Fernet February. Hello, Martini March!

Local Fashion Designers Bring Bold Prints for Spring

We couldn't be more ready to transition gently into spring, and what better way than with the coming of some eye-catching prints from our go-to S.F. shops. Craft yourself a gorgeous get-up from these mis-matched prints from whimsical scarves, to striking geo-patterns. 

3 New Books to Pick Up and Read Right Now

In a culture where new motherhood is either treated as intensely joyful or comically hapless, Elisa Albert's After Birth provides a necessary and fascinating corrective, exploring the loneliness and loss of self that having a child can engender.

Manis, Pedis, and More: the Best of Bay Area Nails

You've fixed your face, did your hair, soothed those aching muscles, and maybe even had a needle prick here and there. Isn't it time you tended to your tips and toes? Here now are the best places in the Bay Area to fimd a mani/pedi miracle. 

7x7 and Bloomingdale's Celebrate a Gorgeous Start to the Lunar New Year

With spring in the air and swimsuit season on the horizon, 7x7 teamed up with Bloomingdale's to host "New Year, New You," a beauty event aimed at helping guests rejuvenate themselves inside ad out. The afternoon shopping event was chock-full of beauty and health tips to get you revved up to keep up those 2015 resolutions and jumpstart the year in style.

Behind the Scenes at SF Giants Spring Training

We're officially declaring 2014 as the Year of the Giants. 

Step Into Benu's Kitchen With Chef Corey Lee's New Book

Corey Lee, chef and owner of three-Michelin-Star gem Benu, will release his debut book next month. Simply titled Benu, the effort will give readers an insider look into Lee's recipes and shed light on the inspiration behind one of the world's most renowned restaurants.

The Best Bay Area MedSpas: Botox, Micro-Penning, and More

You've tried all of the over-the-counter serums on the market, and nothing seems to work. Those lines on your face just won't go away. Time to get serious. Here are the best MedSpas in the Bay Area to help you tighten and brighten way beyond your wimpy AHA pump. We hereby invoke the power of the needle.

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