Local Root Beer A Sacramento Favorite

By Alyssa Green Root beer has been a popular drink here in America for about 150 years.  Whether consumed alone from a bottle or can, or with vanilla ice cream as a root beer “float,” kids and adults alike love the unique flavor of root beer.  You are probably aware that there are many, many different root beer makers…

Read Across America Celebrates Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

For 2013 Dr. Seuss activities, click here. By Alyssa Green One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish…every child has a favorite Dr. Seuss book, don’t they? This Thursday, March 1st kicks off Read Across America 2012 with birthday celebrations of one of America’s most beloved children’s authors, Dr. Seuss. No doubt your child’s school will be celebrating in…

Five Historic Sierra Gold Mines Worth A Visit

By Alyssa Green The Sacramento area is rich with history as it’s beginnings sprang up from the onset of the California gold rush.  The city is stock full of museums and other attractions that highlight that famed period in history.  Within just a short drive from the heart of Sacramento, visitors can step back in…