Monthly Archives: July 2018

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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Come “Sale” Away at the Art Sail

photocredit:  gbtps.org BY: RACHEL SMITH This upcoming Saturday, July 28th, is a Clear Lake event like no other.  A day to celebrate the arts at the Art Sail.  From 9am to 4pm, City Park will be flooded with over 60 visual art vendors from around the country.  Their craftsmanship and creativity are sure to ‘wow’ you. Visual arts,...
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It’s Raining Cats & Dogs!

photocredit: www.dzbreaking.com BY: RACHEL SMITH **Warning – Random Rachel-babble ahead** As I’m currently on the tail-end of a basement remodel, I have yet to move into my new office.  At the moment, all my furniture and paperwork, my printer, bookshelves and gigantic safe are piled into the center of the room.  It makes attempting to work and write...
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