Get your Sunday Best at the Shops of El Dorado and Foothills
● By Rachel Lopez
Get a sunny disposition with a quick day trip to beautiful Lake Tahoe. From biking and hiking to boating and beaching, there’s an activity for the whole family.
With scents like Coconut Lime, Vanilla Almond Brown Sugar and Lavender Vanilla, Blissfulicious sugar scrubs don’t only exfoliate but leave you smelling fresh, too. Made locally with all-natural ingredients, your skin is sure to glow. $18.95
SCREEN THE SUN
Get full protection with a sunscreen that’s safe for the entire family. California Baby Super Sensitive Broad Spectrum SPF 30, made with 100-percent organic ingredients and free of chemicals, is available at Target. $19.99
MODEST IS HOTTEST
This Lemon Drop Peplum Tankini Set by Pink Desert is high fashion at an affordable price. The fun color combo and high-waisted style will turn heads and is flattering on any figure. $36.99
For a guiltless treat that’ll satisfy your sweet tooth and cool you off, head to Rockin’ Frog Yogurt & More in El Dorado Hills. With flavors that rotate regularly and over 70 toppings, you choose how to top yours off. $.49 per ounce, 916-933-9900
HOOKED ON BOOKS
As Beautiful Ruins takes you back and forth between Italy and modern Hollywood, Jess Walter builds a novel that won’t let you go. Pick yours up at Face in a Book in El Dorado Hills ($15.99); or at The Bookery in Placerville ($8, 530-626-6454).
Rachel Lopez and Kirsten Vernon are hosts of ‘The Where and Wears’ of El Dorado County. Be sure to watch them on Foothill 7 Television and Sierra Community Access Television 2 and “like” them on Facebook.