Zipline Day with Grandma!

Zipline Day with Grandma!

One of my greatest joys is taking my grandson’s on a new adventure.   I didn’t have any trouble talking them into a zipline day with Grandma – checking another thing off my bucket list.   We found Northwest Canopy Tours on Camano Island (north of...
Pirate Booty at the Anacortes Shipwreck Day!

Pirate Booty at the Anacortes Shipwreck Day!

Locally known as “The Town Garage Sale”, Anacortes, WA closes off the downtown Commercial Avenue one Saturday a year for the annual Shipwreck Day.   Here you will find anything and everything for your home or boat (the town is on an island in NW...
Poulsbo Washington – a little slice of Norway!

Poulsbo Washington – a little slice of Norway!

On a recent trip down the Hood Canal, across the Puget Sound from Seattle – we happened upon the great little town of Poulsbo, Washington.   While the bluff above the town has the usual malls, big box stores, Home Depot and anything else you can imagine, we...
Retire in Seattle

Retire in Seattle

Seattle Area: Imagine what life would be like if you retire in Seattle.  Cool days with a light jacket.  Not too hot, rarely too cold.  Whether you are from the southern states escaping the summer heat or just want a mild climate all year long, the Seattle area just...
Retire in Ellensburg, Washington

Retire in Ellensburg, Washington

A good number of those who retire in Ellensburg Washington find it a perfect place to live, located along I-90 about half way between Seattle and Spokane.   On the sunny side of the mountains, Ellensburg sits right in the middle of the state and enjoys all 4...