When not working in design, Sarah Rich writes, talks and forecasts about food and consumer culture.

Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
A Sonoma Prefab That Celebrates a Family’s Passion for Cooking
Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll for the modern cook.
Denver's Energy Efficient Home
John and Paige Damiano are snow worshippers.
A Modern Coastal Home in Stinson Beach
For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.
Fertile Grounds
Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll.
You Art What You Eat
Even in a place attuned to two-wheeled traffic, it was a rare sight one evening last fall to witness a bicycle convoy ferrying a...