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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Italian Trade Commission. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s summertime. Summertime is rivers, lakes, beaches, mountains, road trips, campfires. Long and leisurely evenings, hot and dusty hikes, and finishing all of those things with a good meal with friends, and a great bottle […]

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Spring in Portland is something else. In California, it meant asparagus and strawberries and a few cherry blossoms. It meant longer days. It felt promising. But the shift was subtle, and it always left me wanting a little more. In the northwest, the transition to spring feels life-affirming. It offers a break from the relentless […]

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In my earliest days in San Francisco, some friends and I went really deep with soft rock. We cherished our ridiculous record collections – from Air Supply to Foreigner – and I still have a deep and abiding love for the earnest sincerity of those songs. They are the definition of soft, with their muted […]

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