Friday, October 31, 2014

Cool Patch Pumpkins- My son's favorite pumpkin patch in fall 2014

THis is my son's favorite pumpkin patch this fall season.  This is our first year going here, we went here on a field trip.  We liked it so much we ended up coming back another day!  Gorgeous day!

Top three Favorite Pumpkin Patches of Fall 2014

I have three favorite pumpkin patches this year.

 Clayton Pumpkin patch is in Clayton, CA. This one is small but especially fun for young children! THey have vats of beans for playing in, a hay bale maze, squirting games, and a small train.
(Clayton Pumpkin Patch, Clayton, CA)

Cool Patch pumpkins is wonderful because they actually grow pumpkins, there are tons of real pumpkins on the vines.  There is a tractor ride, scooter area, a pool of beans, and an area of forts. I love this one!
Cool  Pumpkin Patch
(Dixon, CA -look for the Milk sign)

Bishop Pumpkin Patch is in Wheatland, CA.  I am going there in the next few days, but is supposed to be fabulous!
Bishop Pumpkin Patch
1415 Pumpkin Lane
Wheatland, CA
(530) 633-2568

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Recommended Realtor in Roseville, CA

Christine Bye
Cell (916) 217-4051
Lyon Real Estate

Bridgeport Fall Festival at South Yuba River State Park, Bridgeport,CA- Today, Sunday, Oct. 26, 3014

Today is the Bridgeport Fall Festival at the South Yuba River State Park. This is a gorgeous park!  This is a fundraiser to help save the historical bridge they have at the park.


-Gold Panning
-Food & Drinks
-Barn Tours
-Children's Games & Crafts
-Pumpkin Painting
-Blacksmith & Composting Demos
-Live Birds
-1930's Gas Station
-Ghosts of Bridgeport
(Join the dramatic portrayal of Yankee Jim's funeral procession to the cemetery

Bridgeport is located at 17660 Pleasant Valley Rd., Penn Valley, CA

Phone Number:  530-432-2546

Friday, October 24, 2014

Autumn Farm Tour in Sonoma, CA- TOUR, SAMPLE, AND CREATE!

Autumn Farm Tour, Sonoma California

The 5th Street Farm is a working farm that provides fruits, vegetables, eggs, and honey for Ramekins and other local restaurants.  Tour the farm, sample seasonal recipes, and learn to create your very own kitchen garden.

Price:  $45.00
Time:  11-1PM
Date:  November 2, 2014
5th Street Farm
20730 5th Street East
Sonoma, CA  95476

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Favorite Coffee in Oakland,CA- Cole Coffee in Oakland,CA

My favorite Coffee right now is Mexican Organic either regular or Decaff from Cole Coffee.  I love it!

307 63rd Street
Oakland, CA  94618
(510) 653-5458

Monday, October 20, 2014

The Narrow Gage Inn

Gold-Panning at the Sugar Pine Railroad:

The Narrow Gauge Inn is right next to the Sugar Pine Railroad near Yosemite National Park in Fish Camp, CA.  The Steam train is operated on Wednesdays and on the weekends during the fall and winter season.  There is a seasonal special event from June 7th to October 11th, were there is a moonlight train ride and BBQ with BBQ dinner, music, a  logger steam train ride, and a stopover for concert and a campfire.  A visit to the Sugar Pine Railroad and Narrow Gauge Inn is a fun adventure!

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Best healthy markets in Grass Valley, CA

Best Healthy markets in Grass Valley, CA

I can always tell so much about a town by visiting their cafes and markets.  Next week I'll be checking out the markets below.

California Organics Market and Cafe

Briar Patch

Natural Selection

Best coffee in Grass Valley, CA- Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters, Grass Valley, CA

This week I am visiting Grass Valley, and I am going to try out the best coffee in this quaint town.  I have been told the best coffee is Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters so I am looking forward to it.


Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters
671 Maltman
Suite 3
Grass Valley, CA
(530) 477-5282