Category Archives: Family Fun

Do you wanna get… dunked??

photocredit: yelp.com BY: RACHEL SMITH   In a few days, the streets of downtown Clear Lake will again be flooded with people.  Tourists and locals will flock to see the many vendors, to grab some delicious food from one of the many trucks on site, and listen to the musical talents of the band for the night, Kiljoy. This...
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Dog Days of Summer

photocredit: downtownsouthbend.com BY: RACHEL SMITH   When I was a kid, I remember hearing about the ‘dog days’ of summer.  It wasn’t something I ever paid much attention to, but yet it seemed to stick in my mind and carry into adulthood.  Just the other day, as my children where lounging around the house, practically comatose as they...
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Time to Play!!

photocredit: redtri.com BY: RACHEL SMITH Each Monday, I organize my writing schedule for the week.  I look through the community calendar for upcoming events and browse the internet to see if there are any National Holiday’s that would fit our lake town atmosphere. So this week, I had written down in big, bold letters:  WEDNESDAY – NATIOANL MERRY...
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You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat

photocredit: viamediatv.com BY: RACHEL SMITH It’s one of the most iconic movie lines in history… but can you name the movie? If you guessed JAWS, you’d be correct! Roy Schneider utters the phrase in the 1975 blockbuster after he gets a look at the massive beast terrorizing the waters in his small, coastal town.  Viewers had to wait until...
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