Some Assembly Required

Reno-Tahoe businesses innovate during the pandemic with take-home kits. Pivoting has been the name of the game for restaurant and bar owners during the pandemic, and one creative solution to […]

The Art of Pie Decorating

In just a year, Reno piemaker goes from novice to artist. Home baker and local piemaking expert Kathie Nyberg has a confession: If she had to choose a dessert to […]

Building Hope, Smashing Burgers

Nonprofit founder helps athletes, veterans persevere through life-altering injuries. Roy Tuscany may have a gift for inspiring those who have sustained life-altering injuries, such as himself, but when it comes […]

Start Them Young

UNR engagement outreach coordinator finds joy in the kitchen with her son. For KaPreace Young, the best part of cooking is getting in the kitchen with her 6-year-old son, Zaccai, […]

Crushing On Croissants

Dig into a flaky, buttery pastry — and don’t worry about making a mess. As a food writer and seasoned home cook, I often ponder the human ingenuity — not […]

Big splash about trash

Sommelier’s nonprofit and Tahoe Blue Vodka work to clean Lake Tahoe’s depths. Beer cans, plastic bottles, sunglasses, towels, smartphones, ’80s-era boomboxes, car tires, and boat fragments — these are just […]

Let There Be Brunch

Forget breakfast — shake up your weekend with a mid-morning meal replete with creative egg dishes and cocktails. Some weekends, I wake up and want nothing more than a greasy-spoon […]

Brenda’s Balcony

Cocktails and camaraderie Tahoe group members bond over libations during shutdown. After another April day of sheltering in place and dismantling her fitness business since closing due to COVID-19, Brenda […]

Blush + Bone

Un(wine)d Enjoy adaptogenic beverages and non-toxic pedis at Blush + Bone. Sit back and enjoy a relaxing, non-toxic pedicure while sipping a sparkling natural wine enhanced with stress-busting adaptogens — […]

High Mark Distillery

Alaska born, Nevada bound High Mark Distillery followed the grain and doubled down in Reno. Felicia Keith-Jones has led an adventurous life, to say the least. She’s taught Indigenous children […]