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Pumpkin Patch Roundup 2016

Pumpkin Patch Roundup 2016

| September 14, 2016 | 385 Comments

It’s such a fun fall tradition to visit a pumpkin patch! We are lucky to have many wonderful pumpkin patches in the greater Sacramento area to choose from. A few of the pumpkin patches are opening this weekend and next but according to a couple farms I spoke to, the pumpkins are typically not ripe […]

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Gibson Ranch Park Photo Gallery

Gibson Ranch Park Photo Gallery

| November 21, 2012 | 123 Comments

  Gibson Ranch Park 8556 Gibson Ranch Rd Elverta, CA 95626 $5.00 parking fee per vehicle  

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Nimbus Fish Hatchery Salmon Ladder

Nimbus Fish Hatchery Salmon Ladder

| November 5, 2012 | 780 Comments

This is the best time of the year to visit the Nimbus Fish Hatchery! It’s SALMON SEASON and there is so much to see and learn! Laura Drath, the Fish and Wildlife Interpreter for the Nimbus Fish Hatchery was kind enough to give me the inside scoop on what is happening and the best time […]

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Black Chasm Cavern Day Trip

Black Chasm Cavern Day Trip

| March 8, 2012 | 247 Comments

For this ADVENTUROUS DAY TRIP we hit these 3 spots: Indian Grinding Rock State Park, Black Chasm Cavern, and Zen Garden Trail Are you up for a new adventure?  I am so excited to share this awesome day trip we recently took with you!  This is one that the ENTIRE family will enjoy.  Three unique […]

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A Day Trip to Apple Hill

A Day Trip to Apple Hill

| November 5, 2011 | 2,146 Comments

If you ask Sacramento families what the perfect traditional Fall outing is, more than likely the answer you will hear is…APPLE HILL! It is hard for me to admit that in the eight years that we have lived in Sacramento, we have never once been to Apple Hill!  Every Fall I had planned on making […]

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Halloween Treats at Freeport Bakery

Halloween Treats at Freeport Bakery

| October 26, 2010 | 107 Comments

After school today, we headed over to Freeport Bakery in the charming Land Park area for a festive treat.  The kids could not have been more excited about the Halloween cookies and cupcakes they had to choose from!  They each settled on a different cupcake and had to be hushed when they kept shouting “Happy […]

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