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 gicl├ęs 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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