Tag Archives: Nevada

A Day at the Lake (Lake Mead National Recreation Area)

For donating a pint of blood, United Blood Services sent me a voucher for a free mid-day sightseeing cruise on Lake Mead Cruises. Although I grew up in Vegas and have collectively lived here for over 20 years of my life, … Continue reading

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Hiking at Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

Admittedly, I had never heard of Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge until a few weeks ago. Then I saw an announcement on Nevada Magazine’s Facebook Page for a ranger-led guided hike to take place there twice this month. As my husband … Continue reading

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Lunch at Louis’ Basque Corner

My husband and I just spent a long weekend in Reno, where we’re debating moving to in the distant future. While in Reno I had to try lunch at Louis’ Basque Corner because I had read about it in several books, and … Continue reading

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Clean Energy Summit 3.0: Blue-Green Rally

Today Las Vegas played host to the Clean Energy Summit 3.0, co-hosted by Senate Majority Leader Hary Reid (D-NV) and Center for American Progress Action Fund President and CEO John Podesta at UNLV. In attendance at the event were business … Continue reading

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Road Trip to Great Basin National Park

This past Thursday my husband and I made the 6-hour trek up north from Las Vegas to Great Basin National Park, one of the newest and least visited national parks in the United States. Despite the surprisingly winter-like weather for … Continue reading

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