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Musselfest 2015 - Enjoying the Fruits of the Sea

Musselfest 2015 was off to a good start this past Saturday with fantastic weather, long lines, and tasty food.

Chad and I had been to Musselfest once before (in 2013) and the event was a cold, rainy, but delicious experience. 1,192 more words

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USA TODAY Travel: Whidbey Island Mussel Trail

My latest travel piece for USA TODAY about Whidbey Island’s famous mussels came out last week, just in time for Penn Cove Mussel Festival.

“Whidbey Island, the largest island in Washington state located just an hour from Seattle by car or ferry, is famous for many reasons. 87 more words


Spiced Penn Cove Mussels

Every year, I look forward to late winter/early spring for mussels!  I’m no expert on selecting mussels, so what I’m conveying here is simply my opinion, based on experience.   709 more words


NEW LODGING - February 23, 2015

What a great way to start the week, a beautiful, crisp, clear, morning walk around my wee town of Coupeville. Get your shoes on and I’ll show you around. 260 more words

ARTSY BARN - February 11, 2015

I’m sorry we didn’t walk yesterday but I did suit up, load up my camera gear and walked out the door only to be met by rain. 205 more words

COUPEVILLE January 9, 2015

I left home even earlier than usual and boy was it dark. I had to use my headlight to see where I was walking and show cars exactly were I was. 125 more words


Well it was still chilly this morning at 26 degrees F, here in Coupeville that’s CHILLY!

I left early this morning in the dark so didn’t find much to show you but here goes. 97 more words