Category Archives: Travel

DOWNTOWN RENO DINING

On my most recent trip up north I found another great spot. Thanks to my daughter, I came across a great restaurant in downtown Reno. SoDo or South Downtown, aptly named for its location in downtown Reno, is a great … Continue reading

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MERCADO DE SAN MIGUEL

The “Mercado de San Miguel” is one of the oldest covered markets in Madrid, Spain. It can be called the market of this century even though the Market is almost 100 years old (it was constructed in 1916).  The market’s … Continue reading

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A Foodie Find!

I am currently finishing up a wonderful trip in Spain and France where we met up with the UNR Basque Studies Board for an amazing tour of my most favorite part of Spain, the Basque Country. While in most parts … Continue reading

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TIME TO COWBOY UP IN ELKO, NEVADA!

  Ron and I have faithfully attended the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering for 17 years.  I love this adventure so much, I am now a board member serving proudly! From Las Vegas we like to take the drive through my … Continue reading

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EXPERIENCING THE NATIONAL COWBOY POETRY GATHERING!

January 26th found me pulling up to Elko, Nevada for the 27th annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Yes, I said Elko! It’s a week-long celebration of life in the rural West and features the contemporary and traditional arts of western … Continue reading

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TRAVEL

This month I found myself at the San Francisco Gift Show and exploring once again one of my most favorite cities. The Gift Show was nothing to write home about. It felt a little stagnant to me; not a lot … Continue reading

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