2018, Au Sable Institute/Pacific Rim Institute, Lifestyle, Seattle, Whidbey Island

Sunsets of Whidbey Island

"Never go too long without watching a sunset" -Atticus "The only kind of sunsets that I don't like are the ones that I missed." "Sunsets are proof that no matter what happens every day can end beautifully." -Kristen Butler Location: Fort Casey State Park and Camp Casey Conference Center SPU

2017, Fall & Winter Life, Pacific Northwest, Seattle

A Winter Stroll…

Stormy winter days on Puget Sound are a perfect day for a little stroll to cure the soul. It has been a long time since I have been to Golden Gardens Park and little did I know I returned on the same day as the wedding I went to two years ago. A lot has… Continue reading A Winter Stroll…

2016, Christmas & New Year"s, Fall & Winter Life, Family & Friends, Holidays, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle

Christmas Lights, Sweaters & Snow

Even on a wet cold night, Christmas lights are still as pretty as in snow. On the first night the Bellevue Botanical Garden's Garden d' Lights, the family and I piled into the car and drove to see this neat, but best kept secret light display. It is a little more compact than the ones… Continue reading Christmas Lights, Sweaters & Snow

2016, Hiking, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log, Washington

Sweaty Hike Through Saint Edwards State Park

Boy was it hot on the day I decided to go take an urban hike through Saint Edwards State Park! This solo adventure started off with me asking myself is this worth getting sweaty? Yes! I started out towards the beach (Lake Washington) for a glimpse of the lake from a different angle. I started… Continue reading Sweaty Hike Through Saint Edwards State Park

2016, Family & Friends, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log, Washington

Deception Pass State Park

For the longest time I have been wanting to visit Deception Pass and the bridge that keeps showing up on my news feed over the past couple of months. Over one holiday weekend Dad and I loaded up the truck with our fishing gear and headed for Deception Pass Park's Cranberry Lake for some fishing.… Continue reading Deception Pass State Park