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The graduate students are retreating!

How’s it going, human beings?

I’m lazing around Seattle on this Sunday afternoon after a fun-filled weekend spent on San Juan Island.

Each year the graduate students in my microbiology department spend a weekend together away from the lab at our… 966 more words



Arno from Vaison-la-Romaine, France and Max who lives in Friday Harbor… Speak to the San Juan Island Rotary Club… Max spent a year in Argentina, and Arno is spending a year in Friday Harbor.   32 more words



Sometimes it is all you can do to keep your head above water. When this happens, I know to take a long walk in the woods. 593 more words

San Juan Island

Western Washington {2} – San Juan Island

After we finished sea kayaking, we only had a few hours left on San Juan Island and we knew just what to do with our time, a quick visit to Cattle Point Lighthouse. 232 more words

Travel Adventures

The Shocking Truth: We Get Sun In Winter

Posted by Sandi Friel

On Friday I had the pleasure of showing property all day to a couple who are thinking about retiring here. They scheduled their trip for January so they could experience the worst of our weather, fully expecting rain and gray clouds. 164 more words

Orcas Island

This is not pretty

At the end of the year and after a much needed vacation, we returned to the island to find the beaches full of trash. This is not just the easy-to-spot, random, after a storm kind of stuff we usually find washed up. 182 more words