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The Girl With Moxie
Je Suis Fatiguée*

After the events of last night and all the news coverage and Internet posts on Ferguson, I am emotionally drained. I ended up watching Sleepless in Seattle for the umpteenth time just to shut off my brain for a couple … Continue reading

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Weekend Top 10: November 22nd – 23rd

Weekend Top 10: November 22nd – 23rd

Enjoy live music, art projects and meet Mama Claus at the SACRAMENTO HARVEST FESTIVAL. Friday – Sunday Travel the World of Lights, see acrobats and martial artists, and go on rides at GLOBAL WINTER WONDERLAND. Saturday – Sunday Get into the holiday spirit at the Roseville HOLIDAY PARADE, then hop on over to Rusch...

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Weekend Top 10: November 8th – 9th

Weekend Top 10: November 8th – 9th

Bounce, listen to live music, get your face painted, and play games at the MEGA FAMILY CARNIVAL in Countryside Community Park. Saturday Be amazed by the tricks of MAGICAL MARY at the McClatchy Library. Saturday FREE Learn about bats and meet live ones at Placer Nature Center’s WINGS OF THE NIGHT. Saturday Be inspired...

The Girl With Moxie
Fixing All the Things – or Trying to, Anyway

Originally my post for today was going to be about my mad love for Moulin Rouge, as I watched it for the umpteenth time last night. Instead I will write about my day of attempted fixes. First up, the blog. I … Continue reading

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Weekend Top 10: October 25th – 26th

Weekend Top 10: October 25th – 26th

Trick-or-treat through a mythological world, watch “Frankenswine” the puppet show and enter a costume contest at Fairytale Town’s THE ADVENTURES OF PERCY JACKSON SAFE & SUPER HALLOWEEN. Friday – Sunday Meet Elsa the Snow Queen, watch a magic show and ride the Not So Spooky Train at Funderland’s SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN. Saturday – Sunday Hunt...

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Weekend Top 10: October 18th – 19th

Weekend Top 10: October 18th – 19th

Roast marshmallows and enjoy native stories around the CAMPFIRE at the Maidu Museum. Friday Dance to spooky music, walk the haunted hallway, play, and meet Leo (the mascot) at the Sacramento Children’s Museum’s MONSTER BASH at the Sacramento Children’s Museum. Saturday See Trevor Wyatt’s magic show, play carnival games, and navigate a harvest maze...

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Win a Family 4-Pack to Fairytale Town’s Safe & Super Halloween

Win a Family 4-Pack to Fairytale Town’s Safe & Super Halloween

This year’s fun theme: The Adventures of Percy Jackson! Three nights of trick-or-treating and family fun at Fairytale Town’s annual Safe & Super Halloween! Fairytale Town will be transformed into Rick Riordan’s mythological world of Percy Jackson and the Olympians for three nights of family fun on October 24, 25 and 26 from 5 to...

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Weekend Top 10: October 11th – 12th

Weekend Top 10: October 11th – 12th

Bounce, get your face painted and listen to live music at TRUCKTOBER FEST in McKinley Park. Friday Build your own spooky Haunted House at Lowe’s BUILD AND GROW CLINIC. Saturday FREE Check out the truck exploration center and see live youth performances at FAMILY FEST in Roseville. Saturday FREE Learn about the death-defying adventures...

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Nature Fest Photo Gallery

Nature Fest Photo Gallery

My family and I attended Nature Fest 2013 at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center and had a great time! This Sunday is Nature Fest 2014, so I thought I’d share these photos with you to give you and idea of what it’s like. Wild Things had so many neat wild animals to show us...

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Weekend Top 10: October 4th – 5th

Weekend Top 10: October 4th – 5th

See the most gigantic pumpkins, watch the pumpkin regatta and play in the kids zone at the Elk Grove GIANT PUMPKIN FESTIVAL. Saturday – Sunday Journey back to an era before the railroad and automobile with a local author as she talks about her new book, THE STAGECOACH IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA: Rough Rides, Gold Camps...

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