Carol Shih

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Rare blue moon to occur on Friday, July 31

Most years, we get 12 full moons. One for each month. On the rare occasion that there’s an extra moon in a calendar month, we label it a “blue moon.”

How the California drought is changing the way we cook

As the drought continues,┬áNew York Times food writer Kim Severson noted in yesterday’s article that our dwindling water supply is causing a huge ripple effect in the kitchen. There’s nothing worse than being called out, by state, but there’s hope: individuals are taking everyday actions to combat the issue.

Last Chance to Win a Low-Water Landscape!

Today is the last day to enter our Sunset Western Garden Collection’s easy-care landscape. There’s absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t fill out the entry form! Why? A] It’s easy. B] Who doesn’t want beautiful, free plants that will create a lush border to your garden? (Valued at $850.) C] You don’t even have to pay shipping. What are you […]

Yellow and Fabulous: The Mother of All Chicken Coops

When chickens have a better-looking home than you do, that’s when you know they’re living it large.