Need some ideas for your Super Bowl Party?

said on January 31st, 2019 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Cultural Events, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Nevada City, Whimsy

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It is that time of year again, time for the Super Bowl!! The Super Bowl this year is Sunday February 3rd & will feature the Los Angeles Rams playing the New England Patriots. Kick off is at 3:30 pm and will be aired on CBS.  Super Bowl LIII will take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, home of the Falcons. It'll be the first Super Bowl hosted at the stadium, which opened in 2017. Everybody has different traditional for their big Super Bowl parties,...Continue Reading!

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Wanting to volunteer? Think about Women of Worth

said on January 24th, 2019 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Cultural Events, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Whimsy

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Are you looking for a way to make a difference this year? Wanting to volunteer or donate to a cause in need? Considering working with or donating to Women of Worth. We really love what this non-profit does for the community. Women of Worth was founded over 20 years ago by Sandy Escobar-Schmidt, a survivor whose personal passion is to help abused women & children escape domestic violence.  Women of Worth helps families in crisis, victims of domestic violence, sexual assault...Continue Reading!

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How to prepare your home for a successful Spring sale Part 2

said on January 17th, 2019 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Nevada City, Whimsy

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Here are the last three steps to take to get your home ready for a quick & successful Spring sale! Bright & fresh The best thing people say about a home for sale is how “bright & fresh” it felt. To achieve this you have to ask your self if your home could use some simple updates such as paint to getting your floors cleaned and/or updated. Paint is one of the easiest steps to take to make a space feel brand...Continue Reading!

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How to prepare your home for a successful Spring sale Part 1

said on January 10th, 2019 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Whimsy

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If you are thinking of selling your home in the spring time, now is the best time to start preparing! If you start early it will less stressful and may have more resources at your disposal before everyone else has the same idea.  Also, the sooner you get started on the “to-dos”, the sooner they will be complete which means you could be on market in early spring when there might be less competition. Here is our go-to list for...Continue Reading!

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How to stick with those New Year’s Resolutions you made throughout the year

said on January 3rd, 2019 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Whimsy

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Happy New Years! I f you are like most people, I bet you made some New Year’s resolutions. The New Year is always a great time for a restart and to make new goals.  But it can seem a bit daunting or overwhelming only after a short amount of time into January! Here are some ways to keep those intentions: Start Small Make resolutions that you think you can keep. If, for example, your aim is to exercise more frequently, schedule three...Continue Reading!

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You are going to love this great home!

said on December 27th, 2018 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Real Estate Nuts and Bolts, Whimsy

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23798 Chestnut Court in Lake of the Pines, Auburn CA This squeaky-clean home ready for you! We just had new flooring installed, the whole interior painted, and fresh new carpets installed in the bedrooms. This home has so much flexibility with 4/5 bedrooms. Use the jumbo size lot for any number of things, such as a play structure, garden, or additional garage. Just six homes away from the lake. Don't miss out on this exceptional value! Lake of the Pines is a...Continue Reading!

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Try this easy-to-make Christmas treat!

said on December 19th, 2018 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Country Property, Cultural Events, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Whimsy

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Need a great treat to bring to your Christmas party? Or want a fun recipe to make together on Christmas eve? This recipe for Muddy Buddies is it! This recipe uses a full box of Chex so it makes a lot so you have plenty to share, or is great for creating small treat bags for you friends, family, or neighbors. INGREDIENTS 1 box (12.8 oz.) (about 13 cups) Rice Chex, Corn Chex Wheat Chex or Chocolate Chex cereal (or combination) 2 cups...Continue Reading!

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Have you been to Holiday Lights in the Park?

said on December 12th, 2018 filed under: Localism

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Holiday Lights in the Park will return to Western Gateway Park in Penn Valley on Friday & Saturday December 14th & 15th.  This drive through holiday event is a free & fun way to celebrate the season. The first 50 cars will get a goody bag provided by local businesses. Find many illuminated decoration displays made by Penn Valley residents, organizations, and local businesses, all in one location. Make a night of it by visiting local businesses for great food and...Continue Reading!

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Come out to Victorian Christmas 2018!

said on December 5th, 2018 filed under: Localism

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Come out to Nevada City on Wednesday or Sunday nights for Victorian Christmas This year Victorian Christmas is scheduled as such: Sundays – Dec 9, 16 & 23 from 1:30 – 6pm Wednesdays – Dec 12 & 19 from 5 – 9pm The enticing aromas of roasted chestnuts and hearty holiday foods fill the air, along with cries of street vendors hawking their wares and lamp-lit streets filled to overflowing with authentic Christmas treasures — hand-crafted candy, jewelry, pottery, perfume, dolls, and over 100...Continue Reading!

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Cornish Christmas 2018

said on November 29th, 2018 filed under: Alta Sierra, Auburn, Colfax, Cultural Events, Fun Things to Do Outdoors, Grass Valley, Lake of the Pines, Lake Wildwood, Localism, Nevada City, Whimsy

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Come on out to Grass Valley's Cornish Christmas. This year Cornish Christmas falls of the Fridays November 23rd & 30th as well as December 7th, 14th, and 21st. It is free to the public, runs from 6-9 pm, & happens rain or shine! Started in 1967 as a way to preserve Grass Valley’s Cornish heritage and holiday traditions, Cornish Christmas remains one of our most popular events. Mill and West Main Streets are closed to motorized traffic and filled with the...Continue Reading!

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