Celebrate NYE Near Your Apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond


“Each New Year, we have before us a brand new book containing 365 blank pages. Let us fill them with all the forgotten things from last year—the words we forgot to say, the love we forgot to show, and the charity we forgot to offer.” ― Peggy Toney Horton

With 2018 having gone and went so quickly, it’s time to pause and reflect upon the most memorable moments of the year. Did you achieve what you wanted to or is it time to reorient your goals again? After you reflect, spring into action by planning a fantastic night that will lead you into 2019! How will you celebrate the inevitable, upcoming New Year’s Eve in El Sobrante, Richmond?

If you decide to have a get together in your apartments, click here on some interesting ideas on hosting a memorable New Year’s Eve. If you’re more interested in going out and enjoying a night on the town, then make sure to make the most out of your city and check out what local events are going on by clicking here.

No matter what you do, remember to take lots of pictures and to not drink and drive! Make your transition into 2019 the best night it can be!

Celebrate Thanksgiving in El Sobrante, Richmond CA


Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days of the year because it reminds us to give thanks and to count our blessings. Suddenly, so many things become so little when we realize how blessed and lucky we are. Joyce Giraud

Are you excited about Thanksgiving memorable this year? It’s always a great time of year because you get to reunite with old friends and family over a delicious meal. The question is- will you spend your Thanksgiving this year inside your luxury home at Solace Luxury Apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond? Or does going out to eat in one of El Sobrante’s restaurants appeal to you more?

If you decide to stay inside this year, then that’s great – your friends and family will get to revel in the lovely comforts of your apartment. If you need some ideas on how to make this upcoming Thanksgiving particularly remarkable, consider checking out Pinterest to get some creative ideas on how to decorate your home.

And if you need some tips on savory recipes,check out this website.

What are you grateful this holiday season? Be sure to share in the comments below. Even if your year hasn’t gone exactly has you would have planned, there is something you can find to be grateful for. Just check out the comments below in case you can’t think of anything and remember, life has its ups and downs for most of us.

Staycations in El Sobrante, Richmond CA


“When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing – just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?”
Ralph Marston

If you don’t have the funds or time to take off work to travel far from El Sobrante, Richmond this year, don’t worry. Instead, treat yourself to a much-deserved “staycation”. It’s the perfect way to get some fun and/or relaxation before you get pulled back into the momentum of work.

If you live at Solace Apartment Homes, there are quite a few spas and hotels worth unwinding at that are just driving distance from where home is. Reserve a spot for you or you and your partner to get some body work done and put your mind at ease.

If you’re feeling even more like a homebody and are looking for a more humble staycation, follow these tips here on how to make the best out of unwinding at home. Relaxation’s important and will provide you with the much needed re-surge of energy you need to enjoy a spike in productivity at work or on your creative endeavors.

Labor Day Weekend Activities in El Sobrante


Dr. King’s last campaign was a labor struggle. Many people are aware that Dr. King was assassinated in Memphis in the spring of 1968. Less well-known is what drew him there: solidarity with city sanitation workers, who, without the benefit of union representation, were rising up to protest humiliating pay and deplorable working conditions. Thomas E. Perez

Do you enjoy what you do for work? As Labor Day approaches, its actually a wonderful opportunity to reflect and think about how you feel about your career. It’s also a great opportunity to check out events in and around El Sobrante, Richmond to have fun on this patriotic occasion.

If you want to stay in El Sobrante, Richmond and celebrate, check out this site to get some ideas on what things are happening around you. Labor Day is a wonderful transition into fall and an amazing excuse to catch up with friends, family, and neighbors.

How will you celebrate Labor Day at the end of this summer? Will you go out and check out events near Solace Apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond or will you try to celebrate with a party of your own? For fun party activities that will assist you make the most out of Labor Day, click here.

Summer Events in El Sobrante, Richmond CA


“Summers had a logic all their own and they always brought something out in me. Summer was supposed to be about freedom and youth and no school and possibilities and adventure and exploration. Summer was a book of hope. That’s why I loved and hated summers. Because they made me want to believe.”
―Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Isn’t it great that right now, we’re in the midst of summer? You should plan something fun for yourself. Even if you have a full time job and it doesn’t necessarily feel like summer to you, there are quite a few events going on around your apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond that are worth checking it. It certainly beats getting stuck in a rut of just locking yourself in your apartment or going to the same bar you always do.

Make it a point to check out this wonderful page, where new events near your apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond are constantly being updated and posted. In fact, if you happen to know of a fun event around town going on, contact Solace Apartment Homes so we can join you!

So what will you do to make the most of the heat and sunshine this season?

Start Your Summer in Solace Apartment Homes


“All in all, it was a never to be forgotten summer — one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going — one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful weather, delightful friends and delightful doing, come as near to perfection as anything can come in this world.”
—L.M. Montgomery, Anne’s House of Dreams

Are you looking forward to enjoying your summer in El Sobrante, Richmond this year? What will you to do get prepared? If you have any desire this summer to hit up a pool party or venture towards the beach, then start your summer in your apartments, where you can make the most of the fitness area on site. The great thing about living in Solace Apartment Homes is that there’s an excellent facility onsite to help you reach your goals of obtaining your summer body, so no matter where you go, you feel confident.

What will you do to make your summer memorable? Take advantage of the gym on site to blow of some steam and stay healthy. For workout tips using weights, click here. For ideas on making a playlist to motivate you, click here.

Celebrate Memorial Day in El Sobrante, Richmond CA


“… It is a proud privilege to be a soldier – a good soldier … [with] discipline, self-respect, pride in his unit and his country, a high sense of duty and obligation to comrades and to his superiors, and a self-confidence born of demonstrated ability.” -George S. Patton Jr.

This upcoming May 28th marks Memorial Day, the all-American celebration in which we honor those who have lost their lives fighting for the values and freedoms we get to enjoy every day. Many of us tend to simply think of Memorial Day as a “day off”, but you should use this as an opportunity to reflect on what it means- with the company of your closest friends and family.

If you feel compelled to honor the lives of those soldiers who fought for our country and died, consider having a small get-together at your apartments in El Sobrante, Richmond. Invite your friends and family and encourage them to bring different foods- potluck style. There are many ways you can host a little patriotic party to celebrate the rights you enjoy today. Here are some more facts on Memorial Day to educate yourself and your guests.

For tips on how to throw a memorable Memorial Day celebration, click here. So what will you do to honor those who have lost their lives in battle for our rights this year? It’s time to start making some solid plans now!

Beautiful Parks Near You For Earth Day


Is there a better way to spend Earth Day than enjoying the natural beauty of California! Even better? Wildcat Canyon Regional Park, one of the best places to experience our area’s natural beauty, is just down the road from the Solace Apartment Homes!

A sight to behold, Wildcat Canyon Regional Park spans nearly 3,000 acres and has something for everyone! If you want to get up close and personal with the parks abundant plant and wildlife, the miles of trails and bike paths will keep you coming back weekend after weekend. However, if you prefer to relax, there are plenty of opportunities for downtime as well! Between the picnic areas, open spaces, and rolling hills, you will find plenty of places to hideaway from the world. The best part of all? There are no entry or parking fees!

No need to wait, make a plan to visit Wildcat Canyon Regional Park this Earth Day! The park is located at 5755 McBryde Ave, Richmond, CA 94806, just a ten-minute drive from the Solace Apartment Homes in El Sobrante, Richmond CA.

The Best Way to Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day


There are many Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations in the bay area, but only one has been a staple of the community for over one-hundred-and-fifty years. This holiday weekend, why not travel into the city for San Francisco’s famous Saint Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival!

Now in its one-hundred-and-sixty-seventh year, the Saint Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade is an event the bay area looks forward to every year. This year, both are bigger than ever! The festival begins at 10:00 AM and cannot be contained in one location! The event will take place at both Civic Center Plaza and on Grove Street from Polk to Larkin Street. The festival will feature live entertainment from Irish entertainers, traditional food and drink, as well as activities and crafts for children. An hour after the festival begins, the parade will starts at the corner of Second and Market Streets and will feature over 5,000 performers from across the country!

This year’s Saint Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade are not to be missed! Make a plan to attend with friends and family today! The best part of all? The event is free! The festival and parade are on regardless of the weather, so be sure to check before you attend. All locations are under an hour drive from the Solace Apartment Homes in El Sobrante, Richmond CA.

Outstanding Date Night Ideas For You


Did you know that within a short drive of the Solace Apartment Homes in El Sobrante, Richmond CA there are two excellent Italian restaurants that are perfect for date night? Whether you are looking for something for Valentine’s Day or just the weekend date out, we have got you covered!

When you visit La Strada, you will be transported to Italy. Located in San Pablo, La Strada Italian Restaurant features an excellent menu with something for everyone and a romantic atmosphere that takes you across the world in your mind. When you visit, make sure to save room for dessert!

On the other hand, if you are looking for a place with a great view, you cannot beat Salute e Vita Ristorante in Richmond. Sporting fantastic views of the harbor and an incredible, modern menu, Salute e Vita is the perfect place for a date night. Go at sunset for beautiful colors over the water and a great bottle of wine.

What are you waiting for? Make plans with your special someone tonight! La Strada Italian Restaurant is located at 2215 Church Lane, San Pablo, CA, while Salute e Vita Ristorante is located at 1900 Esplanade Drive, Richmond, CA. Both are within a fifteen-minute drive from the Solace Apartment Homes in El Sobrante, CA.