Tag Archives: California fires

Fire and Smoke

The reality for all of us living in the Western US right now is fire and smoke. If you’re not affected by fire, you breathing in the smoke from the fires.  Even here in the desert of the Reno area … Continue reading

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The Differences Between San Jose and Reno

We’ve been here in Reno for about seven weeks and may have finally unpacked the last of our boxes.  Except for some garden stuff, camping gear, the emergency supplies and everything for my wood shop.  Other than that, we’re unpacked.  … Continue reading

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Cal Fire

No wisdom or humor today.  Instead a little update on how things are out here.  I’ve received a couple of emails from concerned folks.  Heather and I are fine.  California is a big state and the closest fire to us, … Continue reading

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Wednesday – Fire Update

Here’s a California fire update:  41 people have died, a hundred or so are still missing, 5,700 structures destroyed, and over 245,000 acres burned.  Most fires are nearing containment.  The best summary I’ve found comes from Cal Fire’s website here: calfire.ca.gov … Continue reading

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