Island County


Mama Owned Businesses to Support this Season

Mama owned businesses. If you’re like me, I’m guessing you want to support them, but sometimes it’s tricky to know where to start. Well, hang onto your hats, this round-up of local makers will not only get you started in the right direction, but you could practically finish your shopping […]


Grab the Calendar! Here are some of the BEST Northwest Fall Activities Around 1

Curious when the pumpkin patches open? Overwhelmed by all the fun stuff flooding your newsfeed? There’s a lot  happening in the next few weeks. The pumpkin patches are getting ready, there’s an awesome and FREE farm tour happening, a cider festival and the list goes on. Grab your calendar! Right […]


A Kid-Friendly Music Festival Experience

There’s nothing like sleeping with your kids in a tent under the stars. Everyone smells like a mix of campfire, marshmallows and dirt and it’s where a kid can just be a kid. Today I’m honored to welcome Shanti Hodges to NW Healthy Mama, in a sponsored post talking about […]


7 Northwest Washington Hikes To Do With Your Kids This Summer 8

Recently it was a great privilege to write an article about hiking as a family for Northwest Mom Magazine.  After submitting the piece, they asked me if I’d consider being on the cover as well, which really made me blush, since I am NOT a model. I am a mom […]