Taste of Lynwood – a rockin' good time

I love September on Bainbridge Island!  I love good food!  I love music! I love Lynwood Center and its transformation!  This weekend my family will be at the Taste of Lynwood.  It features great music, food, a kid zone, and a race (that I will not be participating in but will support the athletes who… Read More

Seattle in September

Took a quick trip to Seattle yesterday, walked to Pike Place and indulged in a little Beecher’s “World’s Best” macaroni and cheese…just 8 ounces, always a good time. Pure happiness. On my way to the boat I was asked three different times to take photos of tourist here to visit our beautiful little city. Makes… Read More

New Homes Being Built on the Island

It has been four long years, since we last saw many new homes being built on the Island but this summer, developers and contractors have decided to take the plunge. The much anticipated Grow Project is well on its way with 10 reservations for Phase One homes. Ferncliff Village with 20 homes a block north… Read More

From Holly to Berries

This is a news piece on Bainbridge Island, and is a great example of why I love to live here.  For years I have driven by this farm.  When I first moved here, it was a holly farm.  Then, it transitioned to a blueberry farm.  At some point it was sold, but remained a blueberry… Read More

Bluegrass Festival – July 28th at Battlepoint Park

A fun opportunity to enjoy bluegrass music in an up-close-and-personal outdoor venue.  You will have access to fun food and drink offerings, new sideline entertainment featuring local talents, an exciting family & kids’ area, local artisan crafts and a beer garden. Take the Ferry – Free Shuttle Service to the Festival! Tickets are $10, kids… Read More

summertime…..and the living is easy…….

Summertime is amazing on Bainbridge, and in the Pacific Northwest in general. Last weekend we took our boat out and caught 6 crabs.  We actually caught 8, but six were legal.  Crab, salad from our garden and island raspberries made a wonderful dinner – and it was all locally harvested!   You will find that living… Read More