Recent Blog Posts

Travel Makes Me Appreciate Where I Live

June 12, 2013

I just went down to San Francisco to take a friend to have a procedure done at UCSF and the whole experience made me appreciate living in a small town. I was lucky enough to get into the city right after rush hour Monday night and drove onto Treasure Island just as the sun was… read more


The End of the School Year….YAY!!!!

May 31, 2013

I love this time of year! It starts to warm up- things start to slow down. For me, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! Longer days and warmer nights…. spending the afternoons at the river and the evenings under the stars. Festivals & street fairs and sneaking away to Lake Tahoe for a… read more


Putting Things in Perspective

May 21, 2013

I am here at the radio station part time in the morning and looking for a job to fill the rest of my days and pay the bills. I went to another job interview yesterday and found that they were not planning to start anyone in the position until the end of June and went… read more


How DO They Do it??

May 20, 2013

Checking my facebook page for local birthday announcements, I saw a post from a woman who just opened a new business, she sits on a board or two, has two active kids, is volunteer mom of the year at school AND she clearly works out. I sit in awe at all she does and wonder… read more


Kids and Dating Choices

April 9, 2013

When my daughter first started dating I was REALLY worried about the choices she was making in boys. The first one had no respect for her, or anyone elseĀ for that matter, the second was clingy and needy and so was the third. It’s really hard to teach them the importance of healthy relationships when they’re… read more


Mother of a Licensed Driver……WHAT???

March 21, 2013

I just became the mother of a licensed driver and still, I’m wondering how that happened. It seems like just a few years ago when she was learning to walk! Most moms are freaking out at this point- but not me. My little girl has grown into this responsible little person with a level head… read more


Life is Good! It’s All About Perspective

February 6, 2013

It’s a beautiful, sun-shiny day in Grass Valley and I am thrilled to be alive! Sure, I’ve got this kid that has to be here, that kid that has to be there and dinner to make, a late meeting and a bill I have to get really creative about paying, but who wants to think… read more