Category Archives: Nevada

Rancho San Rafael Park on an Autumn day

My sister, her boss, and myself walked around Rancho San Rafael Park at lunch time yesterday. A lot of the trees have turned already (few oaks holding out), but there were lots to see.

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Making Grape Juice for Jelly

My friend, Reva, texted me saying she has “a butt load of grapes” that she picked and asked if I’d like them. ROFL! But of course! I would say there was about 5 quarts of grapes, once I picked them … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday ~ Verdi, Nevada

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Double Irish Chain Quilt ~ Fundraiser for NNGH

My sister, who is a member of the Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters , asked me if I had a quilt that I would donate for their group fundraiser. Since they are holding a fundraiser for the historic Fourth Ward School … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup ~ 22 September 2014

Depending on which ever way the wind blows, our days here in the Truckee Meadows either start off looking like this: Or, yesterday’s sunrise pre-settling of smoke: As of this morning, the King fire has burnt 87,592 acres and is … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 3 September 2014

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Rant – Sierra Adventures in Reno, Nevada

Ok…going to take a few moments and bitch. Sierra Adventures in downtown Reno…they share a store front in the Riverside Theatre building on North Sierra Street facing the Truckee River. They rent bikes, rafts/tubes, and kayaks. Sunday, August 31st, we … Continue reading

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