Monthly Archives: March 2018

Get Up… Get Out… Get Moving!!!

BY: RACHEL SMITH   When my children were little, one of their favorite things to do was go to the park.  My daughter could sit in a swing for hours while I pushed her and we sang songs.  Now that they’re a little older, our park activities have changed to playing catch with friends or participating in...
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The Reader’s had a Choice, and They Chose…

photocredit: clubpenguin.wikia.com BY: RACHEL SMITH   Each year, the Globe Gazette polls the masses to find their Reader’s Choice in about every category imaginable. This year, the Clear Lake Area Chamber was on the winning end for three of our major events.  THREE!  That’s absolutely incredible and such an honor.  In fact, it almost sparks a bit of a...
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Live Like Jimmy Buffett

photocredit: Donny Brewer BY: RACHEL SMITH   A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog letting the North Iowa area know of a new event coming to the Surf Ballroom over Labor Day Weekend.  An event that, the more I read up on the acts and listen to their music, I think is going to be absolutely incredible. Trop...
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Once upon a Time…

BY: RACHEL SMITH Once upon a time, many years ago (well… about 27 years ago) in the faraway land of Sweden, a storytelling day was held. The excitement of the event soon spread like wildfire around the Globe and today, each year on the Spring Equinox, we celebrate World Storytelling Day on an international level. The general concept...
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