Have you ever debated the pros and cons of minivan ownership or, bleary-eyed and sleep-deprived, donned your very own pair of Mom Pants? If so, you might have noticed that, along with a cuddly bundle and those dark under eye circles, you’ve also gained a new identity. You are a mom.
Author Archive | Nicki Orser
Just as the rainy days of winter are about to lull most of us into a gray mood, something magical happens on Albany Avenue in Davis. An explosion of red and gold awakens the senses, the savory scent of a Chinese feast enlivens the palate, and the sound of children welcoming in a new year, […]
If spring sprung before you had a chance to get your clean on, never fear. Summer’s still a great time to get your home and your life into tip-top shape. If you’re ready to take back your space and unclog your clutter, then you might want to call long-time Davis resident, Claudia Smith, Professional Organizer […]
The private aircraft accelerating along the runway punctures the quiet morning air. Propellers whirl, engines roar to life, and before you know it, the plane has flown off into the not-so-wild blue yonder. Calm returns to the Yolo County Airport. Now, it is just the squish, squish, squashing sound of squeegee on glass as Frank […]
There’s no place better than the Davis Farmer’s Market on a balmy Wednesday evening. Sure, it’s warm, but you’ve scored a deal on half-priced tuber roses and are ready to down a cold drink or sample the homemade popsicles you just forked over a fiver for. Lying on the grass, listening to live tunes, you […]
You’ve got to admit it, centenarians know how to party. When Dr. Herbert Bauer, former Yolo County Health Director, celebrated his 100th birthday earlier this year, the room was crawling with friends, family, medievally-clad madrigal singers, and even a gang of fiddle-playing crustaceans.