Localism

May 3, 2018

Goats in LOP!

. . Got Goats? Lake of the Pines does!  . There are 30-40 of these critters roaming about difficult to cut areas in this community.  They […]
May 2, 2018

Picturesque Home for Sale in Grass Valley, CA

    This Sweet Country Home offers you both worlds: a peaceful, private setting on your own 9.6 acres, and yet located close enough to buy […]
April 13, 2018

Bocce Ball is Back for the New Season!!!

Wow! What a line at Lake of the Pines. What are all these people standing in line for? We don’t stand in lines at LOP! Why […]
March 22, 2013

Pump Up Septic Systems

Pump Up Septic Systems. Yes, here’s another poo blog.  But this one has dramatic twists.  It’s a four-chamber septic system that pumps the poo uphill . . […]
March 19, 2013

Grass Valley Home For Sale on 5 Acres

Grass Valley Home for Sale on 5 Acres.  Don’t you deserve a Sweet Country Retreat? Beautifully maintained and recently updated country home sitting on 4.99 acres. […]
March 19, 2013

Oh Wow! Home for Sale on Lake of the Pines Golf Course

Oh Wow!   Large knoll top home for sale on Lake of the Pines Golf Course with filtered lake views. Everything in this gracious home is immaculate […]
March 18, 2013

Enter the CRAWLSPACE . . . if you dare!

Enter the CRAWLSPACE . . . if you dare. Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Enter Here! Crawlspaces are damp, dark, and cold.  Most people do not […]
March 17, 2013

Folsom Lake, CA Trail

This is one of the most scenic trails I know.  The soft sandy foot path is a sweet bonus. The trail, which runs southwest from Auburn […]
February 28, 2013

Empire Mine State Park, Grass Valley, CA, the Running and Hiking Trails

Empire Mine State Park Trails.   Here’s a video that will give you a taste of the trails at Empire Mines State Park in Grass Valley, CA.  […]
February 22, 2013

Running the Spenceville Wildlife Trails

Running the Spenceville Wildlife Trails. How to get there: Take Highway 20 out of Grass valley heading west toward Marysville and Yuba City. Just after you […]
February 22, 2013

Beautiful Home for Sale at Lake of the Pines with Sensational Views

Check out this beautiful home for sale at Lake of the Pines with sensational views. What’s in a view, anyway?  I like long range views that […]
February 17, 2013

Bidding for a Home at On-Line Auction: Part 1

When a bank-owned home comes up for auction there will be a minimum opening bid. Nobody knows what that minimum bid is until the property is placed “on the […]