Happy New Year – 2022!

Winter Monsters

Hello World – we have missed you!  The past year has derailed us a bit to share posts – but we want to start the New Year posting again!  Skip and I have mapped out some great travel plans in 2022 – hopefully this year the world will be a little bit less complicated.  We look forward to reconnecting with you during the New Year! Please visit our updated website … Read more

Backyard Sunset

Backyard Sunset

I realize many of you might be stressed from Facebook being down most of the day, so I thought I would help make your evening better! Below is a a photograph I took in our backyard a couple of days ago. Aren’t the colors absolutely incredible in this sunset?  Enjoy your week everybody!

Last Day of Summer Excursion

Last Day of Summer - Sunrise, Mt. Rainier, Washington USA

Just a few days ago, we had a torrential rainstorm here locally.  Because of the heavy rain, most of the nearby higher mountains got snow! But today was one of those rare beautiful sunny fall days in the Pacific Northwest – especially for the last day of summer.  So very early this morning we jumped in the car, and drove up to Sunrise, Mt. Rainier, Washington (USA). We saw an … Read more

Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

Yellow Tulips, Skagit Valley, Washington, USA

The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival is a great place to visit as the weather turns warmer.  Located in LaConner, Washington, USA – there are thousands of flowers bursting with color this time of year.  Officially, the festival starts April 1st each year.  The tulips are just about to bloom!  Below is a photo I took previously when we visited the farms.  Isn’t this a beautiful landscape of color!?!?!

Snoqualmie Falls, Washington

Snoqualmie Falls, Washington

Not too far from our home is a beautiful area called Snoqualmie Falls, Washington.  These falls are very impressive during the rainy season in the Pacific Northwest.  There is an upper and a lower viewing of the falls.  Below is a video that I captured in January.  Isn’t this a beautiful area?!?!?        

Happy New Year 2021!

SkipandSusan.com - Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year 2021 from Skip and Susan – we wish you all great health and happiness in the new year! Please enjoy our first You Tube Video washing away 2020 – enjoy! https://youtu.be/S4BtbLdqtVU

Deer With Apple Snacks – Renton, Washington, USA

Deer With Apple Snacks - Renton, Washington, USA

Since the pandemic began, Skip and I have tried very hard to motivate ourselves to walk at least a mile early every day (rain, shine or snow – not so easy!).  It is a great habit to get into, and the best part is we get to enjoy our neighborhood very early in the morning.  Yesterday, we came upon this sweet deer who had been munching on all the nearby … Read more