Chico’s Flora & Farmers’ Market

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Pictures are courtesy of my mother-in-law’s camera skills.

Last weekend we ushered in May by heading to Chico, CA to explore. The city was founded in 1860 and is home to an adorable and highly walkable downtown, the 2nd oldest campus in the California State University system, and Bidwell Park–one of the largest municipal parks in the US (and it runs right through the city).

Despite the bad rap Chico gets as a party (whoo whoo) college/town, it seemed like a very fun, family-friendly city to me, rich with history, activities, and–of course–ample flora and some beer to boot. Continue reading “Chico’s Flora & Farmers’ Market”