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3 unique color palettes for your Halloween decor

This guest post is by Tam Ashworth, florist on BloomNation—“The Etsy for flowers”—and Owner of Isari Flower Studio + Event Design in Solana Beach, CA.

President Roosevelt’s “Floating White House”: SF Bay’s top cruise?

Where to go this weekend: Midtown Sacramento

Writer Kate Washington discovers all things charming about this California capitol neighborhood. See her favorite travel finds, below.

The one thing no one has asked you to do for the drought

Perhaps you feel yourself drowning in water-saving suggestions just now—low-flush toilets, gray-water capture, lawn removal, two-minute showers, dirty cars, etc., etc., etc. You’re undoubtedly awash in water stats, now knowing how much water it takes to grow a single almond (1 gallon) or to flush a toilet (1.6 gallons with a new toilet, up to 5 gallons with an old model). […]