Tag Archives: nature

Free Seattle: Tulip Festival

31 Mar

Tulip FestivalYou know that saying, “Stop and smell the roses”?

Well, in Seattle it’s more like, “Stop and see the tulips.”

Because Seattle is crazy about spring. We are outdoors people, and being cooped up inside for four months is quite enough, thank you very much.

That’s why in April, we blissfully exit our rain cavesΒ to pilgrimage north to the sunshine technicolor of the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival.

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What’s a Tubkaak?

4 Apr

What’s a Tubkaak?

a. a rare bird
b. a naughty word
c. an eco-friendly resort
d. a Taiwanese game

….

Have your guess? Well, here’s your answer:

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Whale of a Tale

3 Aug

Caught on tape: ordinary people doing extraordinary things.

Watch a handful of boaters save a trapped and dying whale, who responds with literally awesome appreciation and joy.

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