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We live in a growing wildland-urban interface, where housing meets wildland forests and rangelands. Hotter, drier weather and higher winds create increased risk of wildfires.  Gardeners have … more
Rhinoceros Auklets are actually puffins, but that’s another story. Let’s just call them “Rhinos” for now. Ironically, the sanctuary that offers protection to Rhinos and other … more
Already, as a 10-year-old Girl Scout, I had a fascination for kitchen organization and teamwork. Little dumpling that I was on camping trips I hung close to the food and was more interested in making … more
Another year, another “Lower Pioneer Picnic.” Well, except for last year.  Almost 40 of the neighbors gathered in Kehele Park last Sunday to enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs and brats … more
More Apocryphal Local Police Calls: :  * A naked man carrying a longboard was spotted at Kah Tai Lagoon shouting, “Surf’s Up!”  * Police responded to a call about a … more
This week's toon by Nhatt Nichols. more
“The essence of the gift is that it creates a set of relationships.” - Robin Wall Kimmerer, “Braiding Sweetgrass” It’s high summer now, a season of so many gifts. … more
Creamy and sweet, frozen treats are the essence of summer. They delight our taste buds, cool us down, and the flavor combinations! The problem is too much sugar and empty calories, but what if we … more
Our maritime climate is well suited to year-round gardening and year-round harvesting. Whether you have an established kitchen garden or are just getting started, mid-summer is a perfect time to … more
A drive down Highway 101 to Union and back offers multiple entertainment opportunities, particularly when you are headed to a family birthday celebration for BJ on the Hood Canal.  Naturally … more
I used to live in uptown Port Townsend and enjoy the pleasures of walking to the farmers market, patronizing coffee shops daily, and running into friends.  Even at that time our household of … more
This week's toon by Nhatt Nichols. more
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