The Great Bacon Debate

Mmmm, bacon. The great bacon debate lives on. Never has such a thin strip of meat caused so much debate. Bacon should be a food group all on its own. Crispy, limp, baked, fried, microwaved, which is the best way to cook bacon? Everyone has their preference, what’s yours? Some Fun Facts We can thank…

Dog vs Rock

For a dog who hates water, he sure does love to go fishing for rocks. Dexter is a beagle-lab mix of six years old. We went camping one summer in Northern Arizona where he began pulling rocks out of the river. But this dog refuses to go swimming. Being part lab, I thought Dexter would…

The Power of Unity

“Break the girls, because if you break the girls, you break the men.”That is the message the Sudanese government sent its officers. The troubled government has a problem they never thought possible. The women outnumber the men and they are demanding change. They are standing up for their rights. At first, they were only arrested…

The Origins of Fallen Leaf Lake

The following is courtesy of the Tahoe Heritage Foundation with contributions by local residents and organizations. Long, long ago, before the white man came to Nevada, there lived in the meadow over beyond Glenbrook, a Good Indian who was much annoyed by the Evil Spirit who interfered with all that he tried to do. When he tried…