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
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
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!?!?!
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