The Mussel Fest swung into full action on Saturday under sunny skies and mild temperatures. The popular mussel chowder tasting cost $10 a ticket and is good for chowder samples at four different Coupeville businesses! This is my second time coming to the Penn Cove MusselFest and I always leave with a happy stomach!
Rain, wind, and more rain is the best way to describe winter days in the Pacific Northwest. Our day trip to Deception Pass was just that...a typical Pacific Northwest winter day with a bit of sunshine! We started our adventure in Mukiteo (about 30 minutes north of Seattle) and caught the short ferry across the [...]
My amazing 4th of July weekend consisted of…a beautiful beach house, fishing, BBQ, fireworks, drinking games, sun bathing, and a dirty 30 birthday celebration. I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect weekend of total relaxation and laughing our butts off!! Before heading back home, we stop at Freeland Café for a delicious “hawaiian-style” breakfast! [...]
Once a year a part of Whidbey Island goes happily nuts -- for mussels! Not the kind you flex – the kind you eat! Now in its 29th year, the Penn Cove Musselfest was the place to be if you love seafood as much as I do! We caught the Mukilteo ferry and it was an [...]