Carol Shih

Recent Posts By Carol Shih

Free admission to the West’s state parks on Black Friday

This Black Friday, instead of squeezing yourself into crowded malls, download a free pass to see the redwoods up close and person. What a perfect day to trot that turkey off. 

Giveaway: Thanksgiving comfort food book

Hopefully, you’ve been following our cookbook club series, featuring Heartlandia. We’ve made some gut-inspiring dishes, including pimento cheese, glazed carrots, and buttermilk biscuits. 

25 days of giveaways

The holidays are a-comin’, and we’re readying our Santa sleigh for you! Last year, our 12 days of giveaways brought us so much happiness, we decided to extend it to 25 days this time.

Alamo Drafthouse opens in San Francisco with Star Wars: Episode VII

As a born-and-bred Texan, I can certifiably say that Lone Star-based Alamo Drafthouse is one of the best movie theater chains to grace this planet.