Category Archives: Favorites

Bob Moore and his mill provide bountiful whole grain goodness

Redding wouldn’t be complete without our grain mill. All great civilizations throughout history have relied on gristmills to provide the staff of life, going back to the Old Testament. Our terrific local mill is Moores Mill, founded by miller Bob … Continue reading

Posted in Favorites, Food, Local shopping, Redding, Shopping | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Doe and fawn

Yesterday, I happened upon a doe feeding her fawn. Click. Here you see, she noticed me. She thinks it’s better safe than sorry. Time to move along. Are you coming? Photos by Skip. All deer reserved.

Posted in Favorites, Fun, Photography, Redding | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We took the Bullet Train to San Diego

We spent a few days in San Diego after taking the Bullet Train out of Redding. It just took a few hours. I remember when it took all day on I-5 back in the bad old days. What a great … Continue reading

Posted in Favorites, Fun, Informational, Market trends, Redding | Tagged , | 1 Comment

My Great Great Grandfather, Civil War Vet

This is John Rodney in his later years, wearing the Union uniform he wore fighting for Vermont in the Civil War. We’re told he never really recovered from the war, in terms of his health, but we see him here … Continue reading

Posted in Favorites, Historical, Music, Photography, Self-indulgent | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Candy Tyme

This has little to do with real estate. When it’s slow at the real estate kiosk at the mall, you can people watch. There’s this candy store adjacent to the kiosk, Candy Tyme. It features big bins of loose candy … Continue reading

Posted in Favorites, Fun, Mall Kiosk | Tagged , | Leave a comment