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SNAFU 2016 – 100% improvement!

I am back from attending a small anime event called SNAFU, which stands for Sierra Nevada Anime Fans Unite.  I went last year and was not impressed.  That was their first year at the Nugget Hotel location and several other

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Posted in Anime, Comic Cons, Travel

Reminder of the value of the land

This past weekend was the annual Eagles and Ag event held every February during the calving time of the year.  What is calving?  It’s when cows give birth to their young.  And what has that to do with Eagles?  Well,

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Posted in Digital Photography, Travel

Clones Wars meets the Beach

I finally decided to take some time away from the stress of waiting for something to happen and go to one of my favorite places – the beach up at Lake Tahoe.  This was the one place I missed when

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Posted in Digital Photography, Star Wars, Travel

Last beach visit to Tahoe this year….

I wish we could have more beach time at Lake Tahoe.  I really love it there.  There is something truly magical about that place.  I always feel better after being there.  So I am sharing our last beach photos for

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Posted in Digital Photography, Travel

Tahoe Truckee Airshow

This past weekend was the Tahoe Truckee Airshow, and since I am a big fan of airplanes, I had to go.  I had never been to this airshow before.   When we lived up in the Pacific Northwest, we used to

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Posted in Aviation, Digital Photography, Travel

Artown Adventure continues

The Artown adventure continues this month, and we have gotten our tiles back from the Clay Canvas.  They turned out pretty good considering that we had limited paint to choose from and paint brushes that would make an artist like

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Posted in Art, Culture, Travel

Chicken Wings in the very very hot street

Just got home from the Chicken Wing Fest in downtown Reno, NV. I have mixed emotions about the event since the temperatures in the street were really really hot. I started out with my companions looking forward to tasting really

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Posted in Culture, Travel