Thursday, January 19, 2012

The East Bay Express did a lovely article about the Oakland Standard this week! And not only about...

Thursday, January 12, 2012

When OMCA's Gallery of California Natural Sciences reopens in 2013, one of its featured habitats will be the Sutter Buttes, a tiny mountain range near Sacramento that's home to a little-...

Thursday, December 22, 2011

In the many cookbooks published by Bay Area Junior Leagues, there is one recipe that pops up more frequently than any other: Steamed Persimmon Pudding.

Persimmon pudding is the...

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

This post is my shortest of the year. Posted on the shortest day of the year. Featured is a quote by John Muir upon first seeing the Sierra Nevada mountains and a photo made up of...

Monday, December 19, 2011

John Muir was a naturalist, conservationist and kind of a curator all rolled into one: he explored, described, documented, advocated. That work still continues, in museums, in the Sierra Nevada...

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Check out the fourth and final chapter of Nothing Happens for Long, a film by artist Jonn Herschend about...