Why was Thanksgiving Day so readily skipped over? | WHIDBEY RECIPES

  • Nov 24, 2015 at 8:00PM

I am so ticked off, really angry right now. What happened this year to Thanksgiving, one of our most traditional, non-religious, rooted-in-history holidays, and one I have very much looked forward to every year since I was a child?


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Easy Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Stuffing

Wow! This year has flown by and I can’t believe that it is already Thanksgiving!  This year it is all about making everything “Super Easy”.  I decided to try Trader Joe’s Gluten-Free Stuffing Mix. It is in the Fearless Flyer this week for $5.99. The mix contains the toasted Gluten-Free bread cubes and seasoning.  I...

A PADDLE AROUND WHIDBEY Part 3: Making the turn, changing directions

  • Nov 18, 2015 at 12:00PM

Mutiny Bay is blanketed in morning fog with deep ship horns echoing from mid-channel. The July sky will clear with the day’s heat but we launch into a still, insulated world. John took a compass reading last night, so we can head in the direction of Double Bluff.

A paddle around Whidbey: Kayaking Whidbey’s western edge — again

  • Nov 13, 2015 at 6:00PM

In the dark tent I find my earplugs. Listening to the pounding surf at Fort Ebey State Park is making me nervous. In the morning my husband and I plan to launch through the breakers and head south on the second leg of our circumnavigation of Whidbey Island.

Jerry Lloyd: A giver with the heart of a teacher | HOMETOWN HERO

  • Nov 11, 2015 at 4:00PM

Many of us are big picture people, some of us are better at seeing the small details. Hometown Hero Jerry Lloyd, however, sees the forest and the trees clearly at the same time. His motivation is what is best for the community as a whole, and then he narrows the needs of individuals all at once.


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