California · Central Valley · Family

Treat yourself to an endless summer of fun at Bass Lake in the Sierra Nevada Foothills

Bass Lake set in the Sierra Nevada foothills officially launched on May 1st with a media kick-off event to showcase the sparkling star lake, the tall sugar and ponderosa pines and one sequoia tree. An endless summer of activities and events were shared and the biggest star of Bass Lake is the bald eagles that… Continue reading Treat yourself to an endless summer of fun at Bass Lake in the Sierra Nevada Foothills

Family · Pets

Give Your Pup The Gift of Real Grass With Fresh Patch

Dogs instinctively want to go on real grass, so training with Fresh Patch is a breeze. This simple, easy subscription box provides real grass training pads that are all-natural, and completely safe to use in the home. Fully disposable, there is no cleaning or maintenance – simply replace your discarded unit with a new Fresh Patch when… Continue reading Give Your Pup The Gift of Real Grass With Fresh Patch

Central Valley · Family · Fundraising

14th annual “Music in the Meadow” fundraiser set for June 2 in Coarsegold

The 14th annual Music in the Meadow will be held Saturday, June 2, at the Coarsegold Historic Museum. This year’s event will feature the acclaimed Executive Rockers, a local favorite who perform oldies, classic rock, and country. This fundraising event will run from Noon to 4 p.m. and will feature displays from local museums. Admission is only $10.… Continue reading 14th annual “Music in the Meadow” fundraiser set for June 2 in Coarsegold

Central Valley · Family · Holidays

How to support the Moms of the Marjaree Mason Center this Mother’s Day

The average family in crisis is a mother with two children who stay at the Marjaree Mason Center for 34 days. At any given time, 60% of those staying in the MMC safe house are children. At MMC, they devote a lot of their time to helping and healing families. This Mother’s Day, we here… Continue reading How to support the Moms of the Marjaree Mason Center this Mother’s Day

California · Central Valley · Entertainment · Family

Raffi heads to the Central Valley this weekend

​ Raffi, North America’s preeminent family entertainer, turns 70 this year, and he is marking the occasion with a new album and a series of #belugagrads concerts. It’s been 40 years since the release of Singable Songs for the Very Young, and he wants to celebrate with his U.S. fans. His spring tour includes stops in Fresno… Continue reading Raffi heads to the Central Valley this weekend

Family · Holidays

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your kids? Check out these Mermaid Positivity Pillows

Valentine’s Day is quickly sneaking up on us, and millions of parents are looking for sweet and thoughtful gifts for their children that show them just how special they are. You can’t go wrong with Mermaid Positivity Pillows – the first ‘mermaid-style’ pillow created just for kids. If you haven’t heard of Mermaid Pillows yet, each pillow… Continue reading Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your kids? Check out these Mermaid Positivity Pillows

California · Central Valley · Family

Visit Yosemite Madera County encourages Americans to take their vacation

As part of National Plan for Vacation on January 30, Visit Yosemite Madera County is encouraging Americans to take their vacation. Every year more than half of Americans (54%) fail to use all their time off, creating a stock pile of 662 million unused vacation days. The most effective remedy for American workers who want to use more… Continue reading Visit Yosemite Madera County encourages Americans to take their vacation