Links We Love: Pre-Spring Cleaning

In the spirit of the impending change of seasons, it’s time to get the house in order. Here’s how: 9 things people with clean houses do every day.

The Day Julia Child Came to Lunch at Sunset

  It was thrilling. I was a young food writer, and Julia Child, America’s biggest (and tallest!) food celebrity, was coming for lunch at Sunset during a book tour.

Giveaway: Coyuchi Air Weight Bath Towel + Zabada Products

Light as a feather, soft as a newborn baby. That’s how we’d describe Coyuchi’s Air Weight Bath Collection. If you’ve been wanting a quick bathroom makeover, you’re in luck. Today, we’re giving away an ultra-soft Coyuchi goodie, including one fair trade light-weight towel. But that’s not it. With this package will come reusable bathroom-cleaning supplies: the Zabada Bathroom Handy (fiber clean […]

Where To Go This Weekend: The East Bay, CA

At this point, San Francisco’s East Bay is on most every traveler’s radar—but Oakland tends to dominate the spotlight. This month, we turned our attention instead to Fremont, a little-known enclave 35 miles southeast of San Francisco, full of antique stores, a silver-screen legacy, and the most kid-friendly rail ride in the Bay. Writer Kristina Malsberger filled us in on the small-town pleasures of the […]