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Executive Summary | Links for your weekend | 09.02.11

Executive Summary | Links for your weekend | 09.02.11

[Unpacked my kitchen stuff and my appliances are all out on the counter. Easy access = actual use. Smoothies FTW!] | [Saks September Fashion catalog. I don't shop at Saks, but apparently my landlord's daughter does. And since they don't actually live here, what's the harm in browsing the pages a little, right?] | [Lip gloss pencil] | [Last night's game. We lost, but I got to spend a wonderful 3 hours staring at Tony Romo walk the sidelines with a headset on]

It's been exactly a week since our stuff was finally delivered, and I've been in major unpacking and cleaning mode all week (with a small project for my old employer thrown in...yay for work!). The dust is really kicking my allergies and eczema into high gear, so we're heading to Ikea this weekend to grab some more storage and unpack the rest of this stuff. Things are fitting in quite nicely, though!

Mitch Franco Headlines WynSpring Bidz-4-Kidz

Mitch Franco Headlines WynSpring Bidz-4-Kidz

He’s got carisma,charm,a voice that constantly brings folks to their feet and an album due out in 2012.18 year old teen sensation Mitch Franco of Folsom,CA. seems to be heading to the top of the world, according to the standing room only crowd who recently demanded several encores as Franco headlined the Reno Italian Festival. Franco is set to perform in Sacramento Thursday evening September 8th during WynSpring Bidz-4-Kidz 6-9 P.M. at the Sunrise Event Center (11167 Trade Center Drive Rancho Cordova).Helping to raise awareness and resources for WynSpring Family Resource Center.

Said to be an absolute Sinatra sound alike Franco humbly explains he fell in love with the 50’s growing up, exposed to giant doses of Frank along with Tony Bennett, Dean Martin and Nat “King” Cole”.

Meet Carri Stokes, Our Mom of the Week

Meet Carri Stokes, Our Mom of the Week

This week we're featuring the gardener/writer/mom behind the local blog Read Between the Limes, Carri Stokes.

Carri's great at helping things grow, whether they're plants or children. She's a true inspiration as well!

Read more about Carri Stokes on MomsLikeMe...

News10's Contributor of the Month: Mark Mazzaferro

News10's Contributor of the Month: Mark Mazzaferro

The self-proclaimed nut of Vacaville has a big job. Vacaville’s Public Information Officer Mark Mazzaferro manages the city’s website, Twitter account, Facebook page, creates YouTube videos, sends out press releases, manages the government TV station, overlooks Vacaville’s emergency radio and a lot more.

Mazzaferro has been with the city of Vacaville for five years, but has worked as a PIO for 12.

World Team Tennis comes to Sacramento!

World Team Tennis comes to Sacramento with the meeting of the Sacramento Capitals and the Washington Kastles.  They will meet in a series of matches between Eastern and Western Conference Championship powerhouses that feature Serena Williams in singles and doubles competition at Capitals Stadium, Sunrise Mall.

SAFELY OUT™ “Swim for Life” Taking Place at Folsom Aquatics Center on June 25

SAFELY OUT™ “Swim for Life” Taking Place at Folsom Aquatics Center on June 25

WHAT:
Swim-A-Thon and more to raise funds for SAFELY OUT™ disaster evacuation kits.

WHEN:
Saturday, June 25, 2010 – 11:00 am to 12:30pm

WHO:
Volunteer swimmers of all ages, swim teams/clubs, other Citizen Voice/SAFELY OUT™ project supporters, including major supporting sponsors: Hanson McClain and ExxonMobil.

WHERE:
Folsom Aquatic Center (Map)
1200 Riley Street
Folsom, CA 95630-