Fitness in the Valley of the Moon

Name: Elias Casolla Age: 35 Height and Weight: 6’3”, 200 pounds Profile: Personal fitness instructor, owner of Total Body Sculpting, ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified on kettlebell, kinesiology, spin, HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training), TRX Ripper. Has devoted clientele and often a waiting list. Why fit: I first started…

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Return of the Bay

Inside the breach: 1,000 acres of new bay. Outside the breach: Beware the tide. Story David Bolling Photos: Steven Krause I am sitting in a tiny plastic boat on a thousand acres of new bay, at the edge of a vast urban population—some 7 million people live in close proximity…

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Hope for the Homeless

The tiny house: American Dream downsized? Homeless hideaways?   In-law outlaw backyard bungalow? Story   Jonah Raskin Photos David Bolling & Courtesy of Tumbleweed Rosalyn Fay, 41, has never built a house. She didn’t even build one for her childhood dolls. She has no particular skills in construction, but she’s building her…

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Putting a Price on the Fourth of July

Unless we’re willing to pay, Sonoma’s eighth-best-in-the-nation Fourth of July may become a memory. Story & Photos David Bolling The advertised circulation for Travel & Leisure magazine is just under 1 million copies per month. Employing the conventional, if inflated, multiplier that holds each copy is read by approximately 2.3…

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