Hi. I’m Walking Bob, and I have to admit that I liked having the library much closer to me out here east of East Davis during the renovation. It was a fifteen-minute walk, compared to an hour walk over to 315 E. 14th Street. However, after I got around to taking that longer walk, I […]
Archive | February, 2011
Most of the people I know who enjoy a good beer also have aspirations (or just pipe-dreams) of actually brewing good beer themselves. We’ve wandered into the stores that sell brewing kits and ingredients and beer and peruse the items as though we already owned them and were merely looking to “upgrade” our equipment.
Growing garlic reminds me of the Celtic New Year which begins in the darkest part of winter, falling on the first of November. It may seem counter-intuitive to begin a new year in the darkness, but I am reminded by it that a life usually begins with an absence of light—a fetus in a mother’s […]
Local Davis winery, Putah Creek Winery, today announced that it has been awarded three medals in the 2011 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. The winning Putah Creek Winery wines include…
A large, old tree on the corner of Third and D Streets in downtown Davis fell into the intersection today around 2:30-2:45 p.m., blocking traffic from passing. The tree fell from the Dowling Properties side of the street into the intersection towards Cafe Bernardo and Baja Fresh. Many of our readers suggest we put photos […]
I say goodbye to January by looking back on the fun Chamber of Commerce Installation dinner where I surprised the guests, the Chamber board of directors and my family with a flash mob dance, and I welcome February with three new writers bringing great content to Davis Life Magazine! On January 21st I was installed […]