Organic reduces the risks associated with the use of pesticides, moves towards agricultural practices more harmonious with nature and cuts back on fossil fuel dependence. However, organic foods cost more than their conventional counterparts. If your concern primarily focuses on reducing exposure to pestides then you can take the middle road of eating organic versions […]
One of the best places to go for a hike and view flowers in the East Bay is Briones Regional Park. Take your trip in early April after the March rains. You can still see wildflowers in late April or early May, but they usually hit their peak much sooner.
We took a week long trip to Alaska. When I arrived in Anchorage just before Labor Day, snowflakes were already drifting across the road. As we drove towards Homer, everyone else drove the other way. Perhaps it was a sign that we should be leaving rather than arriving. We were not deterred. Instead, we were […]