Tag Archives: Washington

The Final Leg of the Epic Summer Road Trip

August 28th – 30th ~ Way too many miles of driving from Whidbey Island to Los Angeles Well, they say, when it’s over, it’s over. And that pretty much summed up our final few days of an otherwise fantastic three-month … Continue reading

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A Perfect Day In Seattle ~ Space Needle, Chihuly Exhibition, Pike Place Market

August 27th ~ Seattle, Washington Sometimes the stars just align, everything falls into place, and your day unfolds magically. This was that kind of day for us. 

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Total Eclipse of the Sun ~ Durkee, Oregon

August 20th and 21st ~ Chasing the Zone of Totality! Our original plans were that we would still be somewhere in British Columbia for the total eclipse of the sun. Thinking we would miss seeing it, we had made absolutely … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island With Family

August 16th – 24th ~ Spent with family on Whidbey Island, Washington Our air quality had been poor for some time due to the many fires in British Columbia. After disappointing photos, and diminished views of the mountains, we decided … Continue reading

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Short visit to the Pacific Northwest ~ Deception Pass State Park

March 14-21st ~ Whidbey Island, Washington We just returned from a short visit to see my little sister and brother-in-law on Whidbey Island which is in the north-west part of Washington State, not far from the Canadian Border. On the … Continue reading

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Final Lap of our Road Trip – Columbia River Gorge

Relaxing in our tiny mountain cabin here in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California, I am astounded to find myself another year older, but not necessarily another year wiser. I wish I could reverse that last statement – you … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island in pictures

Wednesday, September 23

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A whale of a good time boating through the San Juan Islands!

Thursday, September 17th ~ Oak Harbor, Washington Our week-long boating expedition through the San Juan Islands was a huge success! The weather could not have been more cooperative, the scenery was magnificent, the crowds had departed and we got to … Continue reading

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Stuart Island and South Pender Island in pictures

Day 2 and 3 of our week boating through the San Juan Islands… The San Juan Islands are so pretty and offer up a nice variety of scenery as well as things to do. On day two of our boating … Continue reading

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Yachting in the San Juan Islands

Saturday, September 12 ~ Ganges, Salt Spring Island, Canada Last Sunday we traveled the short distance from Seattle to Whidbey Island. My sister (Jan) and brother-in-law (Mark) have invited Tim and I to join them on a one week motor … Continue reading

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