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Is The Bus Here Yet: #Story

I had a moment that triggered a memory and threw me back to my very first year as a teacher and one of my students, a first grader by the name of Bren. His simple, innocuous question, "Is the bus here yet?" ultimately taught me a great lesson that I've...

Marc Valdez Weblog
Odile Is Coming To Arizona

Sep 15, 2014

Arizona interests beware: latest forecasts suggest Tropical Storm Odile will hit Arizona Wednesday evening and Thursday even harder than Tropical Storm Norbert did. (I was hoping California was the target, but increasingly unlikely).Although Deborah al...

Marc Valdez Weblog
La Bambette

Sep 15, 2014

E.: MMMMAAAAARRRRRCCCC! Please print out the lyrics to La Bamba!M.: Why?E.: Since G. the Drummer isn't singing with the band anymore, C. now needs someone to sing "La Bamba" with him! I need to learn the Spanish!Para bailar La Bamba, do, do, do......

Marc Valdez Weblog
"Shrek – The Musical" Opens At DMTC

Sep 15, 2014

Good times! A very tough show to Stage Manage, because of the many props, sets, curtain openings and closings, and fast pace.Opening night, sporadic errors appeared that we hadn't seen during rehearsal - headpiece fell off, luggage and props left on s...

Marc Valdez Weblog
Interesting Yuba City Signs IV

Sep 15, 2014
Interesting Yuba City Signs IV

This building almost looks like a northern New Mexico church - but it's something else....

Marc Valdez Weblog
Pollock Pines Fire Cloud Seen From West Sacramento Sunday Evening

Sep 15, 2014
Pollock Pines Fire Cloud Seen From West Sacramento Sunday Evening


Alison Toon
Five Finger Death Punched, and I didn’t even try to block.

Sep 15, 2014
Five Finger Death Punched, and I didn’t even try to block.

Sunday of Aftershock 2014, about 6.50 p.m. or just after, and all hell is breaking loose in the photo pit. Five Finger Death Punch is on stage, just starting their second song, and people are already flying over the barrier from the crowd into the pit ...

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Alison Toon
People of Aftershock 2014: thank you, thank you, thank you. You did it again.

Sep 15, 2014
People of Aftershock 2014: thank you, thank you, thank you. You did it again.

We all went to Aftershock to hear the music--and we certainly did that. What a lineup! But before talking about any of the great bands... let's give credit, once again, to the wonderful People of Aftershock. If it wasn't for you, The People, there woul...

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All Squared Up
The Rafaela Quilt

The Rafaela Quilt

Just in time for fall swimming weather - the autumnal themed & colored Rafaela quilt makes its debut while the temperature in Northern California continues to scream summer. The ice cream trucks are making their rounds, the pool is using up the chl...

Just Paint It
Hide Your Wine Goblets

Sep 15, 2014
Hide Your Wine Goblets

Another Halloween project from a wine goblet, this time an easy to paint mummy candle.

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