Category Archives: Chamber Blog

You Really BUG Me

photocredit: thoughtco.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES This blog could go a variety of directions.  But I figure most people aren’t too keen on learning the ins and outs of my annoyances in life, or what really trips my trigger these days. Instead, I’ve decided to focus on actual bugs.  You know, the ones that suck all the fun out...
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I scream. You scream. We all scream for… sausage?

photocredit: www.jennio.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES Probably the most exact ‘National Holiday’ of them all, today we celebrate National Sausage Pizza Day! Not cheese. Not meat lovers. Don’t you dare even celebrate the pepperoni!! Nope!  Today we focus solely on pizza of the sausage variety.  Paying homage to the ooey-gooey goodness topped with juicy, well balanced bites containing a pinch of sweetness...
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A Soggy Day of Fall Fun

BY: RACHEL WUMKES We watched the weather all week long.  Hoping.  Praying.  Crossing our fingers and toes the rain and wind would blow away in the night, leaving Saturday with sunshine and mild temps. Unfortunately, it was not in the cards. Instead, Saturday was a torrential monsoon for most of the morning.  Drowning out the hopes and dreams...
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What’s in Your Bag?

BY: RACHEL WUMKES When planning began for the 15th Annual Harvest Festival, the committee knew this year needed to be something special.  Something more.  Something bigger and better and leaving the participants excited for many years to come. Mission. Accomplished. I’m sure you’ve seen the blogs all week long (if not… catch up at www.clearlakeiowa.com) about the...
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