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Alison Toon
First few days of February are looking good. Hell, yeah!

Jan 20, 2015
First few days of February are looking good. Hell, yeah!

OtepOtep, February 5th, at the Boardwalk in Orangevale, supported by a list of bands including the weirdly-intriguing Thira.And then... HELLYEAH, at the Ace of Spades, on February 8th.HELLYEAHAnd then, and then... Hozier, at the Ace, on February 11th. ...

Just Paint It
Help Colleen with Patreon

Jan 20, 2015
Help Colleen with Patreon

help Colleen with PatreonI'm excited about making Just Paint It an actual business. However, businesses require funding. Patreon is a wonderful way to become a patron of the arts. I hope you check it out.

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Marc Valdez Weblog
Missing Tev

Jan 20, 2015

In a Facebook post, Tomas mentioned finally being able to cry over Tevye's passing....I remember when my father died. I didn't cry at any point during the funeral, etc. Later, I was driving a van full of his former belongings back to Cali, and stopped ...

Marc Valdez Weblog
Dick Bills And The Sandia Mountain Boys

Jan 20, 2015

In the early 60's, before syndication took over, many of America's cities had quirky, variable-quality, but always interesting locally-produced TV shows aimed at kids.

Albuquerque, NM, was fortunate. The early 60's was a Golden Age: we had three high-quality kiddie TV shows.

First, there was Uncle Roy. When I...

Marc Valdez Weblog
RIP, Reies Lopez Tijerina

Jan 20, 2015

RIP, Reies Lopez Tijerina.

My father was a member of the Alianza in the mid-60's, and even substituted as Secretary in a couple of meetings. As a ten-year-old in 1966, I remember waiting in the car parked outside the meeting hall, half-hearing Tijerina's rousing speeches. Exciting, but terrible times.

One time, Tijerina was beaten by...

Marc Valdez Weblog
Great Video Of Dolly’s Zumba Birthday Party!

Jan 20, 2015

Excellent video of Dolly's Zumba birthday party last month at Momo's (the lounge above Harlow's)! She says she can front the cost to do at least a few more of these before asking for $$$ help. That's great! These Hollywood-style parties are the best...

Finding Our Way Now
Turn This Ship Around: #Blog Update

I know some of you are wondering. Will she ever get her new site look done? Will she ever, metaphorically speaking, turn this ship around? I know I would be. It has been a bit or a lot, like turning a very large cruise liner around. Here is an update...

Alison Toon
FallRise, acoustic evening, at the Back 9 in Citrus Heights

Jan 18, 2015
FallRise, acoustic evening, at the Back 9 in Citrus Heights

FallRiseAn acoustic evening with FallRise last night at Citrus Height's Back 9 Bar and Grill. Intimate setting, lots of fans and friends; not just music, but questions-and-answers, signings, and more.Not all bands are brave enough to go unplugged. Fall...

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mamawolfe
Can You See Me Aging?

Jan 17, 2015
Can You See Me Aging?

Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength. Betty Friedan It’s a winter Saturday morning, dreary and grey and bare. Outside my window I look down on my garden; the trees bare, branches arcing and cascading with delicate, raw beauty. The rose bushes are pruned, the soft flesh of...

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Rubys Musings
Wardrobe Challenge ~ A French Girl Friday Post

It never hurts to have a little touch ofFrench in your life.  Continuing on through the pages of "Lessons from Madame Chic" by Jennifer L. Scott, I have reached part two, Style and Beauty, and chapter four, "Liberate Yourself With The Ten -Item Wardrobe".  I can tell you right now that sends shock waves and...

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