Heart-Shaped Rocks Find a New Home

Consider this my belated Valentine’s Day gift. Once upon a time, almost 16 years ago, I started my collection of heart-shaped rocks. I should clarify that this was an unintentional collection, because in a way, it was as if the collection chose me. It’s… Continue Reading


Not-Back-To-School Potluck Picnic

The Redding HomeSchool Network (RHSN) will host the 13th Annual Not-Back-To-School Potluck Picnic on Friday, September 9 at 11 a.m. at Enterprise Park. RHSN is a free, inclusive support group for sharing resources and information for area homeschooling families. All… Continue Reading


Social Networking 101: Getting Twitter

If you aren’t an addict yet, you will be. That’s what one of my Twitter friends, Ron Graham, said when I asked on my Facebook page what people thought about Twitter. And as northstate friend Erin Friedman indicated, Twitter prompts you to… Continue Reading


Sept. 24: Still Married To Play at Redding City Hall Art Reception

What: Still Married at Redding’s City Hall Art Reception When: Thursday, Sept. 24, 5-7 p.m. When: Redding City Hall, 777 Cypress Ave. Cottonwood husband-and-wife duo Still Married will perform original Shasta County country folk music. Singer-songwriter Erin Friedman teams with… Continue Reading