DLM Main Nav Menu

Archive | Mud Pies

Crisp, Cool, Fun!

Crisp, Cool, Fun!

Fall is a wonderful time of year to enjoy the great outdoors. The crisp air and beautiful colors delight the senses and offer new opportunities for fun and exploration. We are lucky to live in a region that has much to offer during my favorite season of the year. Here are a few of my […]

Continue Reading
October is hands down my favorite calendar month. It is the time of year when our eyes are treated to a daily feast of changin color, the air is crisp and the nights are filled with warm cups of hot chocolate and apple cider.

Spooktacular Fall Fun

October is hands down my favorite calendar month. It is the time of year when our eyes are treated to a daily feast of changin color, the air is crisp and the nights are filled with warm cups of hot chocolate and apple cider.

Continue Reading
Giant Pumpkin Festival

Giant Pumpkin Festival

Giant Pumpkins in Elk Grove? You betcha partner! Bring the whole family down to this years Giant Pumpkin Festival and enjoy a  rootin tootin good time with a rodeo theme. This Saturday and Sunday Oct 2nd and 3rd in Elk Grove Regional Park. There will be activities galore for all ages, and of course the famous […]

Continue Reading
Cool Patch Pumpkins

Cool Patch Pumpkins

From the humble beginnings on a small pumpkin patch in Davis, CA sprouted a now thriving 45 acre Guinness record holding corn maze. Brothers and lifelong farmers Matt and Mark Cooley branched out from their family grown tomatoes, alfalfa , walnuts and wheat and made a fateful decision to start growing and selling pumpkins. It […]

Continue Reading
Garden tours, demonstrations, and children's activities will be kicking off the opening celebration of the Haagen- Dazs Honey Bee Haven at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility, Bee Biology Road, University of California, Davis. In 2008 Haagen -Dazs launched a program called Haagen- Dazs loves Honey Bees and committed $250,000 dollars...

A Pollinator’s Paradise

Garden tours, demonstrations, and children’s activities will be kicking off the opening celebration of the Haagen- Dazs Honey Bee Haven at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility, Bee Biology Road, University of California, Davis. In 2008 Haagen -Dazs launched a program called Haagen- Dazs loves Honey Bees and committed $250,000 dollars…

Continue Reading
Full Belly Farm Tour

Full Belly Farm Tour

Out in the beautiful Capay Valley sits a welcoming and abundant farm called Full Belly.  They have a 300 acre certified organic farm that produces over 80 different crops. Once you drive onto the property you are greeted by orchards to your left and chickens to your right. There is abundant parking for their events, […]

Continue Reading