Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.
Leah Hennen is a writer and editor based in Oakland, Calif. Her work has appeared in Real Simple, The New York Times, Health, San Francisco, HGTV.com, FineLiving.com, and MSN.com. A self-admitted home design junkie, she shares her decorating finds on her blog More Ways to Waste Time.