Archive for May, 2013

Lummi Island Wine Tasting June 1 ’13

Pearrygin State Park We just got home from a couple of days in the trailer at Pearrygin State Park in Winthrop. Our visit found a mix of rain, thunderstorms, gray skies, and intermittent sunshine. And at this time of year the entire landscape stretches out in shades of green, the straw and brown tones of […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting Artists’ Studio Tour May 25-26 ’13

Featured Artist Those of you who frequent the shop know that for several months we have been displaying compelling watercolors by Meredith Moench and colorful giclés by Brendan Dunn. Since we were gone during April, it was a big relief when Meredith volunteered to be our featured artist for the Studio Tour. She has added […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting May 18 ’13

Thirty-three years today It was a Sunday morning. I was lying in bed, thinking about getting up, when I heard it: a long, low, lingering BOOOOOOOOM, followed soon after by another ka-BOOOOOOOOM. Mt. St. Helens is some 200 miles from Bellingham, so the sound was muffled, but everyone knew what it was. The mountain had […]

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Lummi Island Wine Tasting May 11 Mothers’ Day Weekend ’13

Mothers’ Day For a bunch of years now I have thought that on everyone’s birthday, instead of celebrating the birthday person, we should celebrate the person’s mother. As Constance pointed out in yoga this morning, everyone has a mother (and a father, of course), and the bond between mother and child is something that defines […]

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