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Orchid light

Karry’s kitchen orchid glowed brightly in a shaft of sunlight this morning. That is all.

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Get Anderson news at TheAndersonStandard.com

Anderson is the community located directly south of Redding. Their newspaper, The Anderson Valley Post, recently shut down after a 132 year run. Times are tough for newspapers. A former reporter has begun an online news site in hopes of … Continue reading

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Sculpture watchdog guards

Spotted this sculpture watchdog in north Redding today. Looks effective enough, and probably doesn’t eat much. It’s Really Redding.

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Redding fireworks Fourth of July 2014

As seen from our friend’s patio overlooking the Sacramento River. Music by Craig Padilla and Skip Murphy for a 2007 live recording at Turtle Bay. Fireworks generously provided every year by the philanthropic McConnell Foundation. Thanks to all involved! Fireworks … Continue reading

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Petunias perfect for Redding

These Petunias love Redding weather evidently. All you see here is from only 3 plants! This blog was mentioned in a recent Marc Beauchamp column in the Record Searchlight writing about drought landscaping. These need water, but really not much … Continue reading

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Salt and Savour bring the flavor

Here’s a new locavore treat. Salt and Savour make sauerkraut in Dunsmuir. I bought a jar recently. The first application that came to mind was a kraut hotdog. I know I was thinking of that flaccid, pale, and vinegar driven … Continue reading

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Shooting Stars in a meadow

Captured these images from a meadow off Mt Eddy, about an hour’s drive north of Redding. Very pretty. From Wikipedia, “Dodecatheon is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the family Primulaceae. The species have basal clumps of leaves and … Continue reading

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Redding Rodeo this weekend!

Actually, we celebrate rodeo all week long in Redding with many civic events that culminate in the evening show at the rodeo grounds. Here are a few images I captured at the 2012 event to get you fired up for … Continue reading

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Craft Beer and Jet Cars on tap at Redding Dragstrip

A unique and classic Redding experience is available to you this weekend. Craft beer and drag racing for Nights of Fire! The craft beer is from Fall River Mills Brewery. You won’t find a more down-to-earth carnival of speed anywhere. … Continue reading

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A few images of the Craig Padilla performance

Had a great time at the Craig Padilla concert in Red Bluff last night. Here are a few quick images I captured. A great time was had by all. There was a film crew there, so hopefully we’ll get some … Continue reading

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