Have you heard the sound of raindrops on calm water? It has a soothing effect on the soul, and when you add the sound of paddles gently propelling kayaks with Purple Martins twittering above, one gets a sense that all is right with the world. I crave these sounds, which is why I’ve been a kayak guide for 20 years on the Kitsap Peninsula. Read more
Welcome to Springtime! The official first day of Spring is March 20, but in my mind there are three signs the season has changed:
- The first daffodil has poked it’s head up
- My kayak seems to be crying out to me from it’s place in the garage
- I have an urge to open my doors to let the sun in and the old air out
With the desire to let the sunshine in comes a desire to shake things up a bit, to refresh my life. To do this, I know spring cleaning my home is always the best place to start.
Here are 5 simple spring cleaning ideas to welcome in the new season and the new beginnings it represents: Read more