Seattle Real Estate market – June 2015

The truth is, the market is HOT in the Puget Sound!  Multiple offers are common, and many homes are selling for over the asking price – sometimes without inspections.  In markets such as this, it is really important to work with brokers that are well connected and tenacious, which is how Jennifer and I work.  Below… Read More

Friday, February 6th – Art Walk

Bainbridge Island Public Library is featuring local artist Norimi Kusanagi at the February Art Walk.  February 6th from 5-7pm.  Below is a description of her beautiful exhibit.   A typical day will find Bainbridge Island resident, Norimi Kusanagi, on a mission to seek out and snip off small leaves and flower petals that others may… Read More

Chilly Hilly!!!! Sunday, February 22nd

Chilly Hilly has been kicking off the cycling season in the Northwest on the last Sunday in February for the past 43 years. The 33-mile route around Bainbridge Island starts with a scenic early morning ferry ride across Puget Sound from Seattle, or you can join the crowd directly on Bainbridge Island. Seattle Start price… Read More

Thuy's Pho House is open!

Jennifer and I had a delicious lunch today at Thuy’s Pho House.  So good!  So fresh!  What a great addition to Bainbridge Island.  They are open for lunch and dinner at 112 Madison Ave. N 206-317-6905.  Thuy also owns Rooster’s Cafe down the street.  Both restaurants have amazing food!!! The Wonton Soup was perfect on… Read More

Whiskey for Wildlife! October 4, 2014 4-8pm at the Manor House

Tickets almost sold out! 4th annual Whiskies for Wildlife, a single malt whiskey tasting event for a great cause is happening on October 4, 2014 from 4-8pm. Washington, Bainbridge Island – Whether you’re a whisky expert or a novice, the Puget Sound Restoration Fund invites you to join us in raising funds while sampling whiskies… Read More

Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network

Local Artists, Collaboration, and Art Classes:  Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network. BARN was formed in 2012.  Sallie Maron, co-founder of the Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network (BARN) project, explained to me how this new facility will encourage the building up of useful (and beautiful) personal skills among citizens.  Classes and a class schedule can be found on… Read More

BI Studio Tour August 8-10, 2014

2014 Summer Studio Tour August 8, 9 & 10 Friday & Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 10am-5pm The Bainbridge Island Studio Tour invites you to celebrate the beauty and craftsmanship of handmade, locally made art by 48 artists in 5 studios this August 8-10. Our twice-annual art show on Puget Sound’s Bainbridge Island is just a 30-minute… Read More