Miracle March Redux, almost

If a miracle happens twice, is it still a miracle?  Or does the fact that it did happen twice make it a miracle?  Hmmm, something to ponder.  The original Miracle March occurred in 1991, ending along drought of several years….

Finally, winter snow has arrived

Technically, winter arrived on December 21, 2017.  In reality, it showed up yesterday.  Finally, snow.  The mountains have been open, Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Northstar, but with little natural snow.  The vast majority of runs are covered with manmade snow. With…

Live at Lakeview Music Series 2017

The Live at Lakeview Summer Music Series sixth season started this week. The music is good but even if you’re not a great music lover, it’s worth it to go just for the scene.  Plus it’s free!  Free and fun, how can…

The Celebrity Golf Championship comes to town!

  It’s hard to believe but it’s time for the 28th Annual American Century Celebrity Golf Championship.  It is always a fun event and attracts lots of people,  not just visitors but locals too.  It has been called the #1 celebrity sports event in the…

Lights on the Lake

The fireworks show on the 4th of July is one of South Lake Tahoe’s big events.  And rightfully so, it is huge, well done, and fun.  The Today show stated our fireworks were one of the best in the west. …

Snow sense

  This is not a complete rip from the 1997 film ‘Smila’s Sense of Snow’, but both this post and the movie have something in common.  And that is, discussing the different types of snow.  In the movie, Smila’s (played…

Let’s Hear It For Female Power!

I am referring to ‘La Nina’.  Remember El Nino from last year?  The climate pattern that was supposed to be the ‘Godzilla’ of El Nino’s and end the California drought?  While El Nino brought a nice winter the Lake Tahoe, it…

Traditions

The holidays are a time of tradition for most people.  There is the tradition of marathon shopping for gifts; baking; decorating your house; get-togethers with family and friends; eating. At the office we also have traditions.  Decorating the heck out…

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