Nevada City Fall Colors

To celebrate my birthday last week, we decided to spend the weekend in Grass Valley and Nevada City, two charming towns located within the Sierra Gold Country. I’ve always had an affinity for Gold Rush history since doing a 4th grade project 20+ years ago and when you can have some New England-esque fall color for …

Old Glory, Nevada City, California

Photo: Old Glory in Old Cemetery, Nevada City, California In my blog post a few days ago I pondered if most people are forgotten after their closest loved ones have passed. Well it didn’t me take long to find one case of where the person hadn’t been forgotten. From reading his grave marker, I believe …

Victorian Fall in the Gold Country

Photo: Historic Firehouse Number 1 in Fall Season, Nevada City, California I think I have a new favorite place in California. The weather is so perfect in Nevada City during the fall season. The cool crisp feeling of 30 degree mornings with daytime temperatures in the high 60’s – low 70’s. One of my goals …