Archive for April, 2012

Spain notes April 27, ’12

Trip notes As our Gps is fond of saying (and it always is a welcome sound) “You have arrived.” So we have arrived in Barcelona, after a series of halting steps. First, we missed our Airport shuttle by about a minute at Tulalip…saw it there from I5, but gone three minutes later. So we had […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting April 21, ’12

Earth Day     Earth Day     Earth Day Earth Day is Sunday, April 22. This is the particular day in the annual calendar when many voices are raised in awe and homage to the wonder of our tiny planet and the life that sprang from it. It is true that the consciousness and concern that established the […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting April 13-14 ’12

Special Treat:  New  Betz  Releases Since we opened our little tasting room back in 2005, we have enjoyed a small allocation of each new release from Betz Family Winery in Woodinville. Little known outside Washington, these wines have been carefully crafted by master winemaker Bob Betz, and have consistently achieved  high reviews from all of […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting April 7, ’12

Easter Easter Easter In keeping with our ongoing chronicle of our annual journey around our nearest and dearest star, we note the arrival of Easter this weekend. As you can read here, Easter falls on the first Sunday subsequent to the first full moon after the vernal equinox (March 21).  Because Christians believe Jesus died […]

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