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FSA Thrive Food Expo~ Seattle 2018

In Lifestyle, Travelby Amelia Hyde

I was invited to attend the FSA  Food show in Seattle as a guest of Channel Point Village Retirement Home. I was looking forward to this event weeks beforehand.   Not only was excited to sample all the food, but this was my first event I would be writing about since my website went live back in August. Yess! This post …

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A Bookworms Heaven~ Powell’s Books Portland Oregon

In Lifestyle, Travelby Lucy Elaine

 A Bookworms Heaven The three words I would use to describe Powell’s Books. A bookworms heaven.  I have never been so overwhelmed by so many books. I really just expected it to be a basic bookstore where I would get some books and walk out because the best part for me is usually the reading. But as soon as I …

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Lake Quinault Washington ~ A Drive Around the Lake

In Lifestyle, Travelby Amelia Hyde

Today was slightly warmer than it has been the past few days. The sun was shining so I thought it was the perfect day to go walk a few trails and enjoy the sunshine.   Lucy Elaine, Mia, Kela and I took a drive around the lake.  It was beautiful     Lake Quinault Loop Drive         So to …

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Lake Quinault Lodge in the Fall

In Lifestyle, Travelby Amelia Hyde

Todays Adventure   “Mom, why don’t you go exploring at the Lodge today?”  Lucy says to me as I drop her off at friends. My response: “What’s there to explore? I’ve been there so many times” Ha. I should know better than to say something like that.   As I am headed home I glance over to see the fallen leaves, over …

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Summer Vacation ~ Living on the Olympic Peninsula~

In Lifestyle, Travelby Amelia Hyde

Summer vacation is something my kids and I look forward all year.  Since July 2015 after moving from Idaho, summer is not just a break from school it’s a vacation. Because we don’t have to travel, planning activities for our family is always a no-brainer. Not only do we live 31 miles from the  Pacific Coastline,  we are surrounded by nature trails, …