I was inspired by watching videos like this to do porch portraits in my community of Fair Oaks, Carmichael, and Orangevale. This is a time to capture moments that you’ll be able to look back on for years to come. While we’re at home with our families or with our pets or if we live […]
Why did I join Lisa Drake Properties? Lisa has the vision to have an office where everyone feels valued. We share a lot of the same ideals and goals. In fact, we were both single moms with one child. Becoming confident and self-reliant. Living life unapologetically. Lisa is caring and nurturing. Not afraid to have […]
Now that Christmas is over you’re taking down the decorations and need to recycle your tree. So how do you get rid of your Christmas tree in Fair Oaks, California? Well, the Boy Scout Troop 215 will pick up your trees and recycle them for you. Here are the dates that Christmas Tree pick will […]
This is a favorite holiday movie classic made into a Broadway Musical. It’s about a young boy, Ralphie, who is trying to figure out a way to convince the adults that the “Red Ryder air rifle” would make a wonderful Christmas gift. Every time he brings it up, he’s told, “You’ll put your eye out!” […]
Embodied Arts is a massage studio and boutique located at 4096 Bridge St Units 1 & 2 in Fair Oaks, CA. You can buy handcrafted jewelry, art, and items from local artists. They carry clothing, books, body care products, herbs, essential oils, singing bowls, and other healing and meditation tools. Born and raised in Fair […]
We recently had Dot Boyd as our guest on Fair Oaks Live to educate us about the importance of this life-saving device. Most aging adults want to maintain their independence and having this device makes it safe for them to live alone while giving their family and loved one’s peace of mind. . Saftey is […]
Hello Fair Oaks! The clothing we wear can transform us and give us confidence. But how do you know what’s the best look on you? Some of us have a natural knack for style, and some of us could use a boost. Or a boot. I love boots. But I digress. I walked into CinderELLA […]
Of Simpler Times is one of the oldest shops along the street in Fair Oaks Village. You’ll find some very unique gifts that give that homie feeling. Of course, there are chickens. I stopped by to see some of the Christmas items and fell in love with the crystal Christmas trees and the chapels with […]
If Fair Oaks is considered the crown of the Sacramento Valley, the Fair Oaks Theatre Festival is one of the most incredible jewels. Enjoy fun, friendly, and affordable entertainment under the stars brought to you by outstanding volunteers and a fantastic ensemble of talented actors and performers. I loved Mary Poppins at the Veterans Memorial […]
It’s the season to celebrate cozy weather, curling up by the fire, hot chocolate and cider wearing my favorite sweaters, as the holiday season gatherings are getting close. Are you ready to make merry and whoop it up? The sound of sleigh bells, twinkling lights and holiday music are delightful. It warms the heart and […]
Enjoy a family friendly Halloween during daylight hours. Costumed trick or treaters can walk through the Fair Oaks Theatre Festival garden in Old Fair Oaks. The Rotary Club will be on hand to distribute free, new or gently-used, age-appropriate books to the lucky children who attend. Wednesday, October 31, 2018 10 AM to 4 PM
Behind the scenes looks aren’t always glamorous – but they are important, and always fun to see. August 27th, 2018 my sweet, dorky, lovable German Shepherd, Emma, turned 8 years old and we had a blast! This year I decided to do a photoshoot with her along with her annual routine of treats, toys, walks, […]
One of the largest local craft fairs, the 35th Annual Bella Vista Craft Fair has been a Fair Oaks tradition since 1983. Enjoy this family friendly event which boasts almost 200 of the area’s best artisans, hand-crafted items and gifts, great food, raffles, a kids corner, music and fun for all! $5 for on campus […]
We ended the 2018 summer concert series with the most anticipated Boys Of Summer Eagles tribute band at the Fair Oaks Theatre Festival in the historic Fair Oaks Village. Tickets were sold out! It was a full house. I adore hanging out with fellow Fair Oakians! All these familiar faces and people I’ve come to […]
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Endearing with its walking and bike trails along the American River, the old village with country chic shops; and the chickens that inhabit the parks, Fair Oaks is comfortable and cozy. Nestled in the Sacramento Valley, Fair Oaks, CA is one of my favorite places. I’m not alone in my love for Fair Oaks. It’s a wonderful community and a terrific place to call home.
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