HO HO Home for the Holidays! The excitement is building, that familiar chill is in the air, people are smiling & waving, retailers are bustling, peppermint lattes are flowing…the holidays are here! It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Growing up on Bainbridge Island this time of year has always been filled with
It’s November, and before we jump straight into decking our halls and playing our favorite holiday songs, I hope we take this special time of the year to reflect on all that we’re grateful for and the blessings in our lives. Whether you’re hosting a packed house full of friends and family for Thanksgiving,
Life on the south end of Bainbridge Island has gotten a whole lot cooler! Thanks to Island Cool every Wednesday evening Tracie Marsh will be playing through the summer! Bring the kids and treat em to frozen yogurt – there’s no cover and all ages are welcome! Playing from 6:30-8:30pm; they'll be playing a
Had such a lovely day at our local Farmers Market Saturday! Maybe it was the temperature, the sunny day, the vibrant colors, the community spirit or all of it combined, but it was FANTASTIC! We purchased fresh green kale, sweet carrots and vibrant yellow cauliflower from Farmhouse Organics. Sauntered over to Gloh and had
Listing/Pendings are staying as strong today as they have the last couple of years and even a little better. Currently, on the Island we have 224 residential listings of which 40 are under contract, or 18%. In 2010 there were 252/45 at 18%; 2009 there was 252/33 at 13%. So even though inventory is very
I had the pleasure of dining at Hitchcock in Winslow the other night for my birthday. This is a newer restaurant in our town that is "Farm to Table". Meaning, they use all local veggies, seafood and meat and try to use as much of the product as they can, not just parts. I found
Oh, I love the Fall! In fact, I love everything about this season. The colors, the crispness in the air, walks in crunchy leaves and of course, the imagination and excitement of Halloween! There is no better place to be than Bainbridge Island this season. To me, October is the kick off to the holidays.