Marin

| Dine Sustainably Con Piacere | Who doesn’t love Italian? This is the first in a series on the best Italian-style green restaurants in northern California. Todd Shoberg knows what he’s doing. For example, he knows how a peach is really supposed to taste—his hometown of Grand Haven, on the shores of Lake Michigan, is […]

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| Organic in Marin | These Sausalito green restaurants (plus a casual café) share a culinary stance that insists fresh, local and organic are simply better: better tasting, better for you. They share something else, too: seriously good cooking. On your way to or from Wine Country, or after an exhilarating ferry ride from San […]

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| Michelin-Starred Green |   Let us now praise Murray Circle. Even in one of America’s food meccas, the San Francisco Bay Area, it’s a unique and extraordinary green dining experience.  What do you look for in that special restaurant? Here’s what we think, in order of importance: 1) Great food (“Is this better than we can make at home […]

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| New In Sausalito | A San Francisco Bay Area first: Cavallo Point Lodge is adding  integrative medicine to the menu at its Healing Arts Center & Spa. The program was designed and is directed by Bradly Jacobs, MD, founding medical director at the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of California San Francisco. A national leader in integrative […]

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| Toward Planet 2.0 | Update: The Plastiki got underway on March 20, 2010. You can follow her progress on Twitter: @DRExplore. We happen upon her as the sun is nearly tucking behind the hills across the bay. All we intend is to toast this perfect Sausalito spring day with chilled glasses of gewurz, but […]

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| A Green Icon | Kudos to the National Park Service. They’ve succeeded (with the help of other green-spirited souls) in recycling one of the San Francisco Bay Area‘s iconic military reservations into one of the region’s brightest green gems. It’s now called Cavallo Point Lodge. Right after it opened, the New York Times named it […]

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| A Sausalito Treat | Lovely, historic Sausalito lies just north of the Golden Gate Bridge, in Marin County. It still has its colorful houseboats and more artists and interesting characters per capita than “normal” towns. Once it was a magnet for beatniks and bohemians and poets. Today it attracts mainly tourists. On Bridgeway, the […]

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