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Health & Wellness: Super Duper

In the past decade or so, “superfoods” have become quite trendy, leading to a meteoric rise in demand for previously obscure foods like quinoa,...

Wellness: Eco-Friendly Burial

From the hurricanes of September, which caused unprecedented damage and displaced hundreds of thousands, to a fire season that brought the largest firestorms in...

Wellness: The ABCs of CBD

Prayer, meditation and eating chocolate are three ways to increase levels of anandamide—one of the body’s endogenous (that is, manufactured in the brain) cannabinoids,...

Outdoor Adventure: Authentic Adventure

By Flora TsapovskyWhat makes an adventure? Can a divorce be one? For Nicki Clark, the founder of Marin Outdoor Adventure, one turbulent escapade led...

Health & Wellness: Body song

By Flora TsapovskyIf there is such a thing as a one-stop shop for all of those new year aches, kinks and insecurities, that would...

Arts: The female connection

by Joanne WilliamsCatching up with Joan Steidinger—teacher, lecturer and consultant, and a psychologist in private practice in Marin and San Francisco—requires marathon stamina. Dr....

Home & Garden: Green thumb mama

by Annie Spiegelman, the Dirt DivaA couple of new gardening books caught my eye this month, just in time for Mother’s Day. Growing Beautiful...

Home & Garden: Taking a stand

by Annie Spiegelman, the Dirt DivaAs a diva, once I learned where the milk is sourced from at my local Starbucks, I decided to...

Upfront: Summer nights

by Peter SeidmanThe Marin Organizing Committee (MOC) is moving to the next phase of its project to help the homeless.The organization and partners that...
comedian Johnny Steele

Feature: The silent battle

by David Templeton"Depression,” says comedian-writer Johnny Steele. “I guess I’ve always known that depression was bad, that it was a disease, that some of...