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A Trip to America’s Provence and a Beautiful Garden

Summers in the Pacific Northwest are glorious, except when we get an occasional heat wave. Seems to be what’s trending this year in many parts of the country! This past weekend I took a drive to the upper Olympic Peninsula, … Continue reading

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America’s Provence

Welcome to Sequim, Washington, America’s Provence. This serene, pastoral region along the Olympic Peninsula’s northern coastline has optimal growing conditions for Lavender. During the mid-summertime, one can catch a whiff of the wonderful fragrance wafting through the breeze. Everywhere one … Continue reading

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A New Civic Center and Totem Pole

The city of Sequim, Washington has a new civic center, and standing in front of it is a colorful, wood carved totem pole artistically crafted by members of the S’Klallam Tribe. Here are a few snapshots of this beautiful work … Continue reading

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It’s Lavender Bloom Time!

Yep, it’s Lavender Festival and harvest time for all you lavender herb lovers! All weekend long has been the Sequim Lavender Festival, located on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. This area touts itself as being the lavender capital of … Continue reading

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A Walk on the Wild Side on the Olympic Peninsula

A trip I recently took involved both a walk and a drive on the wild side. In between weather systems that have been passing through the area of late, I ventured out to one of my favorite areas, the Olympic … Continue reading

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