Category Archives: Events

Bears Hibernate In the Winter… Clear Lakers Do Not!

photocredit:  miskatecutables.com BY: RACHEL SMITH I get it, I really do.  Clear Lake is a tourist lake town.  Thus, a vast number of people think we become a desolate shell of the thriving, summer version of ourselves during the winter. Seems logical.  I mean, it's simple… the lake is our main attraction and during the winter it’s frozen. ...
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Did You Know???

photocredit: collegeheightsumc.org BY: RACHEL SMITH Since I started this writing gig at the Chamber, it’s funny how people’s perception of me have changed.  Instantaneously, they think I’ve become this mecca of knowledge about all the events and activities happening around town.  I’m constantly asked, ‘when is that?’ or ‘what is that’ or ‘How do I sign up...
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Choose the Holiday Preview over Procrastination!

photocredit: lisasuttora.com BY: RACHEL SMITH Every year I make the same plan, have the same grand idea or scheme that my Christmas preparation and shopping will be done by the beginning of December. And every year, disappointment prevails. You’d think I would learn, really.  At some point between now and Christmas, I’ll be about in tears trying to get...
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The Long and Winding Road

photocredit:  legacy.pitchegine.com BY: RACHEL SMITH The pathway to success is rarely a straight shot to the finish line.  Instead, it’s similar to a winding country road, full of challenges and obstacles as you travel along its path.  Getting to the top, reaching that glorified goal of “success” is something many people spend their entire life trying to...
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