Kate Byrne

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Pumpkin Muffins

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat a standard 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick spray or line with paper liners.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk flour, …

Salmon burgers with pickled-cucumber salad and tzatziki

Our kitchen garden cook creates three refreshing dishes with summery cucumber.<p>Fabulously light and fresh, cucumbers are a summer delight and make the …

11 Meat-Free Wraps You Should Meal Prep For Work

You don't have to be committed to a vegetarian life to enjoy a meat-free meal. If you're trying to eat more plant-based meals your packed lunches are …

Gluten-Free Banana Walnut Muffins That Will Change Breakfast Forever

Fill your kitchen with the delicious smell of bananas and walnuts. Amanda Drozdz, the food blogger behind Running with Spoons, included this recipe …

Breakfast

13 dinner meals that will take you less than 30 minutes to make

We get it — you’re a busy woman who runs the world. But you’re only human, which means you get hungry every now and again and you don’t have the time …

Cooking

The Best Vegetarian One-Pot Recipes

Nothing makes the chore of cooking dinner infinitely easier than one-pot recipes. One-pot recipes not only mean that there will be fewer dishes to wash at the end of the night, but they also generally indicate a simpler recipe.<p>Simple does not mean less flavorful, though. Especially when it comes to …

Cooking

Hundreds of Miles of Serene Trails Await on the California Coastline

Whether you're interested in a casual walk along bluffs above crashing surf or a longer excursion into the coastal mountains high above the Pacific, …

The weirdest museums in Northern California

You've done the deYoung. You've visited every exhibit at the Exploratorium. We Californians are lucky to have access to a wealth of amazing museums, but you might be getting bored with your usual lineup.<p>Nothing in this state is ordinary, and our museums are no exception. Look at any list of the …

Northern California

Los Angeles Without a Car? It's About to Get Easier Than Ever (And We'll Show You How)

When the westbound Expo Line train glides into Santa Monica's Downtown station on May 20, the future of Los Angeles will have arrived. For the first time since the 1950s, that world-famous coastline will be back on the Southland's slowly-growing rail transit grid. With this and more exciting …

California

Weekend Layover: Big Sur, California

In April of 1958, Big Sur resident Nancy Hopkins wrote to a friend, “This is the land of laissez-faire, you know. You can’t dream up anything that …

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in California

Traveling through California is like getting a crash course in America's natural beauty: the windswept deserts, Redwood forests, rocky coastlines, and rows of vines. Add to that some world-famous architecture and city skylines, and you have a state you could spend a lifetime exploring. It's …

California

California's Classic Road Trip: The Pacific Coast Highway

Most of my family's travel is international, but when my son suggested driving the Pacific Coast Highway from San Francisco down to Los Angeles, we couldn't resist.<p>Our first stop was Stanford University. Staying at the newly-opened Clement hotel in Palo Alto was a dream. The rooms, pool and gym are …

Ronald Reagan

A guide to the best Sonoma hotels

Sonoma County is a choose-your-own-adventure kind of place: with clusters of cities spread far apart—Healdsburg, downtown Sonoma, Guernville, Santa …

12 Reasons To Visit San Francisco Once In Your Lifetime

San Francisco, one of America’s most vibrant cities, lures individuals across the world because of its appealing beauty. Therefore, millions of …

Roadtrip Guide: Cruising the California Coastline from LA to SF

So, you want to take the famous drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Too many people decide to roadtrip the fastest and easiest route (state …

California

3-Day Itinerary for Redwood National + State Parks

California’s old-growth coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) spark a calling for many. The tallest and some of the oldest living organisms on earth, …

National Parks

Bay Area things to do for fun off the beaten path

One of our favorite things about living in the Bay Area is, no matter how long you've lived here, there are always new things to discover. You could live here for decades and still have never visited Berkeley's secret hot tub, the brewery with the best views of San Francisco, or the East Bay …

San Francisco

A Bucket List for San Francisco Beer Lovers

Beer lovers here have it pretty sweet. With 19 San Francisco brewers and dozens of craft beer bars in a 49-square-mile city, you’re never far from a …

10 Outdoor Adventures in San Luis Obispo County

Hike, ride, and paddle a hundred-mile stretch of California's Central Coast.<p>This sun-splashed section of California's legendary Highway 1, centrally located between Los Angeles and San Francisco, is a playground for outdoor adventure, and these 10 adventures add up to one great time.<p><b>Sip the SLO</b> …

10 San Francisco Bay Area hikes with scenic endings - Curbed SF

Chilly weather lies ahead, folks. Now would be the perfect time to prepare for a nice weekend trek wth your favorite autumn attire. After all, that turkey dinner and third helping of stuffing aren't going to walk themselves off.<p>From historic sites to inspirational artwork, these 10 hikes all offer …

Top 24 sights on California's Lost Coast

The trees are taller. The beaches are wider. And there’s no one here but you. Here’s how to get lost on California’s last stretch of untamed coast<p>As California natives, it's easy to forget there's plenty to explore along the water. While most are sidetracked by larger cities that border the ocean, …

California

California’s 3 least visited National Parks are some of the raddest places in the US. Here’s why.

1. Lassen Volcanic National Park<p>Five hours north of the San Francisco Bay, hell awaits you. Well, Bumpass Hell. Smoldering mud pots, belching sulfur …

National Parks

Road Trip Guide: A Weekend in Yosemite

Think of this as a refreshing alternative to spending another weekend in Tahoe. Sitting just 200 miles east of San Francisco, and only a 3-4 hour …

Hiking

California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored.<p>Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative coast.<p>…

California

National park tips: They're rustic, but these California islands have room for campers to relax

The next time somebody suggests a weekend in Catalina, counter with Channel Islands National Park … if you're ready to be rustic. Its islands are a great place for an offshore getaway, and the islands don't get a lot of overnight traffic.<p>When I camped on Santa Cruz Island one November night a …

5 Gems of Venice: Where to Go Next Time You’re in L.A.

Three years ago, Ariel Kaye launched Parachute, a Venice-based bedding company that aimed to create affordable, high-quality, linens. The products came in a variety of fabrics, but only in a handful of neutral solid shades. Or in other words, no washed-out florals or trickle-down trends printed on …

What to Do, See, and Eat in Downtown L.A.,from the Broad to Guerrilla Tacos

Thanks to a vibrant art scene and influx of dining and drinking destinations, the once gritty streets now invite stylish foot traffic in a drivers’ city.<p><b>The Broad</b><p>The blue-chip masterpieces of collectors Eli and Edythe Broad are on view for free in downtown’s freshest landmark. Next up, the …

Texas

10 Best Restaurants in Palm Springs

<b>The Purple Palm</b> <br>Palm Springs brunch should always be like this: brioche French toast and an iced coffee on a vintage pool terrace with a view of …

Palm Springs

How​ ​to​ ​Have​ ​the​ ​Most​ ​Extraordinary​ ​24​ ​Hours​ ​in​ ​LA

Whether​ ​you’re​ ​watching​ ​the​ ​sunrise​ ​on​ ​the​ ​beach​ ​or​ ​dancing​ ​late​ ​into​ ​the​ ​night​ ​beneath​ ​the twinkling​ ​stars​ ​of​ …