Snack like an astronaut: these fruit bars can endure extreme cold and zero gravity

Tomorrow morning, after six months on the International Space Station, astronaut Tim Kopra will blast his way back to Earth. (You can watch it live right here; he may be posting from his amazing Twitter feed, too.) As he hurtles along, there’s a chance Kopra may be chewing on the last of the bars shot into space just for him. We earthlings like them a lot […]

How to choose the paint color you really want

Paint can be the quickest and most cost-effective way to transform a room. But where do you start if you haven’t already picked out a color? We interviewed three interior designers for their best tips. These practical suggestions will have you feeling more color-confident in no time.

10 summer reads to take on a camping trip

Sunset contributor Robert Clark shares 10 musts for your summer reading list. As you’re surrounded by technology and the hustle and bustle of your routined life, it can be difficult to get a second and read what’s on your summer book list in peace. What better way to be at one with the words of that book you’ve been dying to […]

Sunset Makeover: 5 Kitchen Trends Taking Over the West

Ah, the kitchen. Often the most expensive room to remodel, it’s also a showcase for the way we live now. Here, five kitchen trends that feel totally of the moment yet long-lasting enough to be worthwhile investments.