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More of that Bay, Doe

Another glorious weekend along the Puget Sound. Since summer won’t quit, why not spend it basking in the sun at the Doe Bay Resort and Retreat… 11 more words

The Great Outdoors

Orcas Island

This past weekend, Susan and I took advantage of the lovely weather and the start of the off-season travel, to head to Orcas Island, one of the most magical islands in the San Juan Island archipelago. 2,590 more words

Outdoor Adventures

A Long, Long Summer Pt. I

Hello My Dearest Bloggers,

Some of you might have been wondering, “Hey, what happened to Zoe? Was she swallowed up by Philadelphia never to return?” In summary, no. 909 more words


September Garden Club Events

The San Juan County Garden Clubs invite you to join them for two talks and a tour this month!

On Thursday, September 11, the Lopez Island club welcomes Judy Jackson, Field Coordinator for the San Juan County Noxious Weed Control Board, for… 127 more words

Master Gardeners

Orcas Island

Recently Mumbles and I took a long weekend getaway to Orcas Island – it’s one of the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington, north of Seattle. 1,118 more words


marycheshier reblogged this on Travels with Mary and commented:

Wow, what a fabulous journey. Thanks for the read-up and pics

Doe Bay

I couldn’t think of a better way to salute the summer than by basking in some of the Pacific Northwest’s finest with my family for four days. 174 more words

The Great Outdoors

My Second Home

I have lived close to the ocean for my entire life and I can’t imagine ever living more than a few miles from the coast. Listening to the crash of waves triggers nostalgia for my childhood. 603 more words