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The Power of Zen

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

Zen, a word that essentially means “meditation,” is a branch of Buddhism that is centered on achieving enlightenment...

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Ten Things That Work

Written by Lynn Pitts

The Holidays are busy enough, but then come the resolutions, to-do lists, projects, and promises to make. Mrs. P is going to take you off the hook for a few moments and share 10 really simple garden things that worked for her in 2012.

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A Passion for Flavor

Written by Yana Todorova

Welcome to my new column “Cuisine and Food of Bakersfield.” In this feature, I will share with you easy recipes, tips for entertaining, and how to use fresh and healthy foods, grown locally.

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Splash of Grass

Written by Lynn Pitts

Have you felt it yet; those first shivers of fall weather in the air? I have. While I'm not quite ready to unpack the winter woollies from mothballs, my garden seems to notice the almost mysterious changing of the season...

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Let the Stars Decide

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

There are many schools of thought when it comes to decorating one’s home. You can go eclectic or classic or Victorian…or even zodiac. Zodiac? Yep, there’s a way to capture the characteristics of your astrological sign and implement them in the design of your home...

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Q & A with Mrs. P

Written by Lynn Pitts


More than any time of the year, I think August and September are my favorite months. Why, you may ask, are you nuts?

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Shhh...Did You Hear That?

Written by Bakersfield Magazine


As children, we were all at least a little afraid of the closet monster, the troll living under the bed, and those unexplained things that go bump in the night.

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Shopping for a Home?

Written by Jessica Shillings


Are you thinking about buying a home while the market is in your favor? You’re not alone. Interest rates and sale prices remain at their lowest level in decades, providing home-buyers in a variety of circumstances with a unique opportunity to enter, downscale, or re-enter the market...

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Let's Go Tropical

Written by Lynn Pitts


Garden trends come and go, especially in our central valley, where we haven’t yet settled on an iconic style (Spanish or Asian or English Cottage) and perhaps never will. With our enviable climate and diverse community, Bakersfield gardeners have been exposed to influences from around the world.

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No Girls Allowed!

Written by Bakersfield Magazine


Ah, the man cave—the adult (and much more sophisticated) version of the familiar “no girls allowed” clubhouse. A place where a dude can just be a dude which features some of the best aspects of manhood.

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