Health & Diet

Spotlight on Novato: Hop Forward

Like many millennials, Jonathan MacDonald looked to the internet for information, guidance and skill-building to start his Adobe Creek Brewing business. Even his logo...

Food & Drink: Mainstream Movement

A lot of ground is covered in a mere hour and 25 minutes in filmmaker Mark Kitchell’s Evolution of Organic documentary, recently shown at...

Health & Wellness: Water Temp

“Good evening and welcome folks, I will be your waiter tonight,” I say to my guests as I pass out menus. “Can I get...

Food & Drink: Nutrition 3.0

‘Homeopathic farming,’ ‘nutrition 3.0’ and ‘acupuncture for the land’ were all catchphrases overheard at the inaugural International Biodynamic Wine Conference, held at the Golden...

Food & Drink: Bar Revamp

A handsome new bar quietly opened its doors on St. Patrick’s Day in San Rafael. The Tavern on Fourth, previously the Fourth Street Tavern,...

Food & Drink: Gateway Spot

Way back in the spring of 2015, I wrote about a barbecue restaurant that was planning to open at 2001 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard...

Food & Drink: Spring Forward

Spring is officially here, and restaurant chefs often embrace the new season by showcasing their early favorites—asparagus, spring onions and pea shoots.One of San...

Food & Drink: Hamburger 101

The hamburger is one of America’s favorite dishes and famous culinary exports. This simple meal illustrates sophisticated gastronomic principles, and thanks to its culinary...

Best of Marin 2018: Food & Drink

Along with gorgeous scenery, a cool vibe and plenty of performing arts, Marin has drawn some of the most revered chefs around to make...

Best of Marin 2018: Fitness & Recreation

Those who are health-conscious are naturally drawn to Marin. Biking, hiking, yoga, surfing, kayaking and more are available at nearly every turn, so staying...