Port Townsend, WA

Port Townsend is village of picturesque beauty and wind. Lots of wind. There are many charming things about it that draws us in every time we get up this way. We’ve stayed here for a week so far and it still has much to offer. From boat builders to boat sailors, sailboat races, good company, … More Port Townsend, WA

An Endangered Fish

My sister, Kathleen came in to Seattle by train and we picked her up at Bell Harbor Marina. Our first night was spent at Blake Island, a WA Marine State Park and the sunset was gorgeous. We saw raccoons, eagles, lots of bird types and in the water bait balls of small fish were being … More An Endangered Fish

An Enchanting Evening

Last evening we watched the moonrise over Mt. Rainier. I kept wondering where the moon was and we were watching the mountain bathed in majestic colors when it started to kind of glow on top. I couldn’t figure out what it was when Kevin jumps and shouts… “that’s the moon!” More Pictures… We couldn’t quit … More An Enchanting Evening

A Week and 4 Parks

We left a week ago yesterday and it seems like a lifetime. Most everything has gone smoothly. There have been a few bumps in the road but as long as the coffee and tea hold out, life is good! Penrose Point State Park We arrived at here last Wednesday and spent 5 days hiking and enjoying … More A Week and 4 Parks

Six by 32

We weren’t sure how it was going to come together, but we just decided it would have to work. Three teenagers and three adults, sleeping, eating… living on our 32′ boat. Our neighbors, when we owned our home in Council Bluffs, Jodi and her twin boys and a good friend of theirs came for vacation. … More Six by 32