Through the Eyes of a Fire Lookout

The secret life of a fire lookout

Imagine waking up to a vast Northern California landscape; Sprawling forests and high-elevation shrubbery are dwarfed by the mighty white-tipped Mount Shasta in the distance. Now, imagine if it were your job to wake up to this view daily. For Bob Clark, an experienced US Forest Service fire lookout, scanning the expansive view from his …

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Mexican Restaurants in Sacramento You Must Try

Mexican restaurants in sacramento you must try

These Mexican restaurants in Sacramento and the surrounding regions all host menus which are unique in some way. While there are a ton of exceptional taquería, Tex-Mex, and Mexicali cuisine, these are not those types of restaurants. Explore these restaurants to experience some of the more diverse and culturally significant foods of Mexico. To make …

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California Super Bloom 2021: Everything You Need to Know

California super bloom 2021

The California Super Bloom Wildflower season is fast approaching, and if there is anything I’ve learned this past year, it’s that there is no better time than the present to stop and smell the flowers. In previous years that have received sufficient rainfall, one could stumble upon vast California landscapes painted with giant swaths of …

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Plumas County Road Trip

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Embarking on a Plumas County road trip is a spectacular summer activity option for anyone needing to get away from home for a day, or even several days. From a driving perspective, there are some breathtaking roads to intertwined with surrounding counties which bring you to this tree-filled magical place. The sights and towns of Plumas County are home to those who appreciate the quiet moments of nature, creating no shortage of excellent getaway destinations.

Modena Italy – The Beginning

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I never dreamed I would find myself traveling to Modena, Italy. For years I longed to visit other parts of Italy. I wasn’t really sure where. I knew I was attracted to the wine country. I had family which originated along the coast from decades gone by. The area of Emilia-Romagna had never previously been …

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Hidden Gems in Siskiyou

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Mount Shasta might be the crown jewel in Siskiyou County, however, there are untold treasures and hidden gems waiting to be discovered throughout the vast landscape. From uncharted tunnels and caves to rivers and overflowing waterfalls, unassuming parks and trails, a journey through Siskiyou is an adventure you must experience.

Join me in discovering these 9 hidden gems throughout Siskiyou County.

Mount Shasta to Crater Lake – Spring Road Trip

Mount shasta crater lake road trip

Taking a road trip in early Spring to Mount Shasta and Crater Lake has turned into one of my favorite nearby journeys. Both sets of mountains offer some of the most spectacular views within a mere two hours of each other.

Things to Do in Ruidoso New Mexico

Things to do in ruidoso new mexico 1 well known to both texas tourists and new mexico locals, this mountain town of ruidoso is a hot spot for off-the-beaten-path adventures in both summer and winter.

Well known to both Texas tourists and New Mexico locals, this mountain town of Ruidoso is a hot spot for off-the-beaten-path adventures in both summer and winter. From zip-lining to horseback riding and hiking the White Sands National Monument, my schedule was packed full of unique adventures. I had only 3 days to explore this …

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Northern California Waterfalls – Waterfall Hikes Adventure Trip Planning

Northern california waterfall hikes - adventure trip planning

Creating the entire itinerary and waterfall hikes adventure trip planning was quite the task – much more time consuming than normal adventures. This trip was inspired by coming across an article which had gone viral on my Facebook feed. At first impression, the article was a great source of waterfalls to explore. However, it lacked critical information, …

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Business Taxes: How Long To Keep Your Records & Paperwork

Business taxes: how long to keep your records & paperwork 2 updated: january 2017. Checked and verified by a california based cpa, kentucky based cpa, and california based estate planner.

Updated: January 2017. Checked and verified by a California based CPA, Kentucky based CPA, and California based estate planner. Need Record Retention Periods for Personal? Small business financial statements can be convoluted, which makes managing them even more of a pain. I put this comprehensive guide together to make your life a little easier. RECOMMENDED …

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