In my heart of hearts I have always wanted to attend one of their monthly sales events but have never had the opportunity until now. We are going. The hotel room is booked and Joe doesn't know it yet, unless he is reading this post, but is going with us. We will celebrate New Year's Eve together probably watching movies and sipping Martinelli's sparkling cider.
Here is a little recap of our adventures so far.
We stopped in both the Roseville and Auburn Discovery Shops.
I've seen this look before she is contemplating her next move. Shopping with children is a bit like chess..you have to have your moves planned three or four ahead.
That little Santa in the background will go to live with Joe for his holiday display.
This happy little metal canister set will make the trek back to Southern California.
All I could hear my mother saying is "Where would bad taste be without yellow?"
I don't even recall a single yellow flower in her extensive garden history.
A book for the nightstand stack.
This iconic sign is from Auburn.
I found a similar but modern sign in Sacramento.
We will have to return to take a photo.
Are the Irish (pub, right) partial to the martini?
This little nursery sits on a slice of pie shaped location and is jam (no pun intended-it must be breakfast time) packed with garden loveliness.
Dinner at Joe's Crab Shake in Old Town Sac on the river and dessert at Rick's Dessert Diner.
The servers dancer at the Shack. Jacob is showing us his moves.
More adventures tomorrow.