Kimberly Gomes

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1988 school bus revamps into tiny home dream

Some travelers seek plush, queen-size beds and waterfront views. Others yearn for a changing horizon and the open road. Lake Tahoe residents, Nick Cahill and Jessica Perez, soak up the best of both worlds with their Blue Bus Adventure, a vehicle that’s part vacation vessel, part tiny home.

White House responds to massive honeybee decline

It’s no secret that the global state of honeybees has reached historic low. According to The Washington Post, American beekeepers lost 42.1% of their colonies between April 2014 and 2015-an 8% increase from the year prior.

Oakland start-up sells ‘Imperfect’ produce to reduce waste

Most gardeners can attest that fruits and vegetables usually sprout with flaws. Knobby lemons, bumpy strawberries, and blemished potatoes have heavily stocked my gardens, and according to Oakland start-up, Imperfect, that is hardly an anomaly.

Weekend nature retreat: Mount Shasta

Few places match the mysticism and mountainous beauty of Mount Shasta. From retreat centers and hot springs to waterfall treks and breathe-taking views, this peaceful scene is packed with bliss.