Dash Point Park and Pier – Tacoma WA

Dash Point Park and Pier – Tacoma Washington Video overview of Dash Point Park One of my favorite little spots to frequent in the south sound is the Dash Point Park and Pier in NE Tacoma. This cute condensed beach and pier is sometimes referred to as the “Lobster Shop Beach”, because the restaurant by …

Cloudview Farms – Our Favorite New Spot in Ephrata, WA

Cloudview Farms – Our Favorite New Spot in Ephrata, WA Fall is one of my favorite times to travel with the family. Leaving Tacoma around 9am, our destination this Saturday morning was the annual Cloudview Farm Festival in Ephrata, WA. The forecast was sunny with a high of 65, but that was on the other …

Pacific Bonsai Museum – The Most Diverse Collection In North America!

Pacific Bonsai Museum – The Most Diverse Collection In North America! Tucked away in an unassuming part of Federal Way, WA  and surrounded by a forest, it would be easy to overlook the Pacific Bonsai Museum. But this little artistic gem deserves recognition as an ideal outing for Puget Sound residents or those travelling up …

Maple Valley Days 2017

Maple Valley Days 2017: List of Events Maple Valley is a city in western Washington State that is best known for an annual festival called “Maple Valley Days”. This festival is celebrated each year at Lake Wilderness Park in King County. The events start the second weekend of June and include a variety of activities for …

Washington Ranked 5th Best State To Live

Coming as no surprise to anyone living in Washington State, a new report ranks it as the 5th best state in America. With abundant outdoor activities, quality higher education and a diverse employment base Washington State is a great place to live and to visit. Now thanks to US News and World Report we have …